Robin Markwica is an International Security Fellow in the Centre for International Security at the Hertie School, a Research Associate in the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies at the European University Institute, and a Research Associate in the Centre for International Studies at the University of Oxford. His research focuses on international security, war and peace, foreign policy analysis, and psychological approaches to international relations. Robin obtained an M.Phil. in Modern History from the University of Cambridge (Corpus Christi College) and a D.Phil. in International Relations from the University of Oxford (Nuffield College). Inbetween, he held a research fellowship at Harvard University’s Department of Government. His book Emotional choices: How the logic of affect shapes coercive diplomacy (Oxford University Press, 2018) was awarded the International Security Best Book Award by the American Political Science Association and the Christiane Rajewsky Prize by the German Association for Peace and Conflict Studies.