Dr Joyobroto Sanyal is a former Marie Curie Visiting Fellow at Pembroke College, Cambridge University. For his PhD, Dr Sanyal analysed the Common Foreign and Security Policy of the European Union, with a particular focus on EU–Russia and EU–China relations. In 2017, Dr Sanyal joined the Australian Army Research Centre as lead researcher on Army’s Towards an Army STEM Strategy report, following a period of association with the Australian Bureau of Statistics. He has published in the Security Challenges Journal, Land Power Forum, The Strategist, and Australian Outlook. Presently he is a Senior Research Officer in the Department of Home Affairs.