Brin Najžer holds a PhD in International Relations from the University of Aberdeen. His research and professional interests include hybrid warfare, strategic studies, European security, history, and foreign policy analysis. His first academic monograph titled The Hybrid Age – International Security in the Era of Hybrid Warfare was published by I. B. Tauris in July 2020. In addition to his position as president of the youth section, he is also the head of the organising team for the Balkan SAYS seminar and has served as an editor of the EACS Situation Room.