Alexa van Sickle is senior producer for Roads and Kingdoms.

Previously, she was assistant editor at International Institute for Strategic Studies, a British research institute that focuses on global security, political risk, and military conflict.

Van Sickle is a freelance writer for The Political Handbook of the World and other publications. She was previously the publications editor at the British Institute of International and Comparative Law and was assistant editor of the institute's flagship journal, the International and Comparative Law Quarterly.

In addition, she has interned at New York Times Syndicate and Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.

Van Sickle holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Edinburgh and she has attended Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.

Last Updated: May 31, 2017