Shelby Magid is an assistant director with the Atlantic Council’s Eurasia Center, where she assists in leading the center’s work on Ukraine and Georgia, including strategy and development, along with major domestic and international events. Prior to joining the Council, Shelby spent time at the German Marshall Fund of the United States focused on democracy in Central and Eastern Europe; she was also at the International Federation for Human Rights’ office in The Hague where she worked with the International Criminal Court and conducted research on human rights violations in Mexico and Syria. Shelby received her bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University in International and Global Studies. As part of her undergraduate studies, she took courses at Leiden University’s Law School and the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies. Shelby holds a master’s degree in International Relations, with a focus on security and international justice, from Central European University.