Maria Gilen Røysamb

Graduate Research Fellow

Maria Gilen Røysamb is a Graduate Research Fellow in Political Science at UiO and is a part of the Research Group on Peace, Conflict and Development at NUPI.


Maria holds a BA in Comparative Politics from the University of Bergen with a semester abroad at SOAS University of London and Arabic studies in Amman.

She has work experience from the Norwegian embassy in Ankara and is currently working part time at the Minstry of Foreign Affairs.

Main research interests include peace and reconciliation, power sharing, minority rights and the Middle East.