Annamária Kiss is a Research Fellow at the Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) at Central European University. Annamária received her B.A. degree in International Relations and her M.A. in Russian Studies, both from the Eötvös Lóránd University. Her primary research interests are Russian politics, the South Caucasus, Islamic radicalisation in Russia. She currently investigates the Russian foreign fighter phenomenon.
Prior to joining CENS she has worked for the Hungarian Institute of International Affairs. She has participated in several research projects in cooperation with other Budapest-based institutions. She regularly guest lectures at the National University of Public Service and Pázmány Péter Catholic University on foreign and security policy of Russia and the South Caucasian countries.