Tine Gade

Senior Research Fellow

Tine Gade is Senior Research Fellow in NUPI’s Research Group on Peace, Conflict and Development. She holds a PhD in political science from Sciences Po in Paris and works predominantly issues related to contentious politics and state-society relationships in the Middle East.

Gade has previously worked as a Max Weber postdoctoral fellow at the European University Institute in Florence, and as a senior lecturer at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages at the University of Oslo. She has conducted in-depth fieldwork in Lebanon and Iraq, and has resided in Egypt and Syria.


2008 - 2014 PhD in Political Science (summa cum laude), Centre de Recherches Internationales (CERI), Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), France. Title: The crisis of the political-religious field in Tripoli, Lebanon (1967-2011)

2007 - 2008 Research Master in Comparative Politics, Specialization "Muslim World". Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), France


2016 -          Senior Research Fellow, Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI)

2016 - 2018 Max Weber Post-doctoral Fellow, RSCAS, European University Institute

2015 - 2017 Associated doctor, CERI, Sciences Po Paris

2015 - 2016 Senior Lecturer, Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Oslo

2014            Lecturer, Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Oslo

2008 - 2013 Instructor, Sciences Po Paris University College2008-2011 Funded PhD student (“Allocataire de recherche”), SciencesPo Paris-CERI

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  • Breakfast seminar: Street versus system – the protest wave in the Middle East
    Wed 11 Dec 2019
    Time: 09:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    Over the past months, popular protests have shaken the rulers of Algeria, Lebanon, Iran and Iraq. In this breakfast seminar, NUPI researchers discuss the nature of the protests and the prospects for change.

  • Islamist radicalisation in Europe – characteristics and drivers
    Mon 16 Apr 2018
    Time: 10:30 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    Professor Olivier Roy visits NUPI to give a lecture on the characteristics and drivers of Islamist radicalisation in European societies.

  • Lebanon at a brink
    Wed 24 Aug 2016
    Time: 11:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    With the Syrian war, Lebanon has received 1,5 million refugees and become a buffer state against IS’ Jihadism. What explains the country’s resilience against a violent spill-over from Syria?

  • Book launch: External Powers and the Arab Spring
    Tue 31 May 2016
    Time: 10:00 Europe/Oslo | Location: NUPI

    What was the role of external powers during the Arab Spring?

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