Thursday 1 Sept.  11:00 - 12:00

Recently graduated PhD students at Norwegian universities




Department dissertation

Title PhD dissertation

Ada Nissen


Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History, University of Oslo

“The Peace architects :  Norwegian peace diplomacy since 1989”

Maren Christensen Bjune

Political Science

Department of Comparative Politics, University of Bergen

”Religious change and political continuity. The evangelical church in Guatemalan politics”

Cecilia Guadalupe Salinas

Social Anthropology

Department of Social Anthropology, University of Oslo

«Elusive Appearances: How Policies fail in the Argentinian Paraná Atlantic Forest»

Kjersti Thorkildsen

International Environment and Development Studies

Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences

“Contesting conservation and development: quilombolas struggling for rights and resources in the Ribeira Valley, Brazil”



Thursday 1 Sept.  15:00 - 16:15

Name Institution Presentation

Elin Skaar

Chr. Michelsen Institute
Does transitional justice matter? Highlights from Latin America
Marcela Douglas UiT The Arctic University of Norway The complex recovery and reconstruction of historical memory in
Chile: The construction of a memorial site in Colonia Dignidad / Villa Baviera

Priscilla Solano

Department of Sociology
Lund University
Humanitarian Reason in the Shadows. Transit Migration Politics
and Human Rights Defenders in Mexico
Roxana Sarion UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Conversión de Píritu de indios cumanagotos, palenques y
otros (1690): transcultural practices and subversive discourses in
missionary colonial literature in Venezuela

May-Lisbeth Brew

UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Indigenous land rights issues and indigenous traditions in
Argentina today

Kristi Anne Stølen University of Oslo

Agrarian change in Argentina: Impacts of the “GMO revolution”














Published May 13, 2016 1:57 PM - Last modified Aug. 30, 2016 1:34 PM