Anni Roth Hjermann

Graduate Research Fellow (intern at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Moscow spring 2020)

Anni Roth Hjermann is Graduate Research Fellow in the Research Group on Russia, Asia and International Trade. She is currently taking a master’s degree in Political Science at the University of Oslo.

Hjermann’s master’s thesis analyses the use of the concept “democracy” in Russian official discourse in recent years. Her research interests revolve around Russian politics, including Russian foreign and security policy, Russian nationalism and civil society, as well as discourse analysis and the importance of identity in international relations.