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Kristian Lundby Gjerde

Research Fellow

Kristian Lundby Gjerde (MPhil, Oxon) is Research Fellow in the Research Group on Russia, Asia and international trade at NUPI, specializing in post-Soviet, in particular Russian, politics. He has studied international relations in Russia and holds a Master degree in Russian studies from St Antony’s College, Oxford.

Prior to joining NUPI, he worked as an Executive Officer at the Norwegian Embassy in Baku, Azerbaijan. He is acting editor of the Nordic area studies journal Nordisk Østforum.

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2011 Master of Philosophy in Russian and East European Studies, University of Oxford, St Antony’s College


2012 - Junior Research Fellow/Research Fellow, NUPI

2012   Executive Officer, the Norwegian embassy in Baku

2011   Intern, the Norwegian embassy in Baku


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  • The Russo–Ukraine crisis and the role of EU
    Wed 13 Jan 2016
    Time: 13:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    In this seminar, we will present the results from the research project “The Russo–Ukraine crisis and the role of EU”. This research has focused on the role of EU in the Ukraine conflict and the implications for Norway.

  • Hvorfor avholde valg i autoritære stater?
    Wed 6 May 2015
    Time: 19:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: C.J. Hambros plass 2 D

    Nordisk Østforum inviterer til lanseringsseminar med paneldebatt på Litteraturhuset 7. mai klokken 19.00–20.30.

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