Roger Hilton is a Non-Resident Academic Fellow at the Institute for Security Policy at Kiel University and Secretary-General of the Youth Atlantic Treaty Association (YATA). He is a 2016 graduate of the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna and holds a Masters degree in Advanced International Studies, as well as a 2013 foreign policy certificate from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO). Roger has previous experience as a STRATCOM Analyst at the NATO Rapid Deployable Corps – Greece (NRDC – GR) and with the delegation of the Kingdom of Belgium at the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). In addition, he has worked at the Office of the State Minister of Georgia for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration in Tbilisi, as well as the Estonian Atlantic Treaty Association in Tallinn. He was a member of the 2018 NATO Summit Symposium #NATOEngages Future Leader program. Roger’s research focuses on transatlantic affairs and the post-Soviet sphere, where his work has been featured in the Center for International Maritime Security, Review of European & Transatlantic Affairs, and Atlantic Voices. To date he has visited half of the former Soviet Republics including the breakaway region of Transnistria as well the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant.
RECENT PUBLICATIONS BY ROGER HILTON
The Global Exchange: The Sea of Azov and The Future of The Ukraine Crisis
At a Distance but Far from Safe: Canada’s Lessons from the Warsaw Security Forum
Russia’s strategic miscalculation in blockading the Sea of Azov