Emilia Christoforou

Emilia Christoforou was a Research Associate at the Lowy Institute working to the Executive Director. Prior to joining the Institute in October 2014, Emilia spent four years as an analyst at the Department of Defence. During this time she was seconded as a Defence Adviser to the Australian High Commission in Islamabad, and deployed to Headquarters International Security Assistance Force Afghanistan in Kabul. Emilia holds a Bachelor of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from the Victoria University of Wellington, and is currently completing a Master of Laws at the Australian National University. Her work at the Lowy Institute focused on Australia’s national security interests, Military issues and defence policy