Nikita Chiu is Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Robotics at the Centre for Technology and Global Affairs at University of Oxford. She is also Research Affiliate at the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk at University of Cambridge.
Nikita is a former Ernst Mach scholar, and investigated multilevel governance endeavours in the areas of climate change, drug control, and nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation. She was also visiting scholar at the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna (Diplomatische Akademie Wien), Trinity College Dublin, and the Prague Secretariat of the OSCE. Prior to moving to Oxford, she taught War, Peacekeeping, and Military Operations in the UK, and Chinese Foreign Policy and International Relations in Hong Kong and Estonia.