Minda Holm

Research Fellow

Minda Holm is a research fellow with the research group on Foreign policy and diplomacy.

Her interests include global governance, liberal order, variations of statehood, Russian and US foreign and security politics and social, political and international theory (particularly linked to democracy and political realism). She has worked and/or studied in Egypt, England, Kazakhstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Wales and the US, and speaks Russian. Holm holds two BA's in Political Science and Post-Soviet Area studies from the University of Oslo, and two MSc's in International Relations/International Studies from LSE and the George Washington University, where she was a Fulbright scholar specializing in International Security Studies. From 2012 to 2015 she worked in NUPI's research group on Russia, Eurasia and the Arctic.

From January 2017 Holm is a co-editor of the leading Scandinavian-language IR journal Internasjonal Politikk, together with Benjamin de Carvalho and Niels Nagelhus Schia.