Security, nuclear proliferation and non-proliferation, humanitarian technology, regional powers and hegemony, peacekeeping and peacebuilding in post-conflict societies.
Maral Mirshahi is a Master’s student of International Relations at
NUPI-UMB, holding a scholarship at the Centre for Civil-Military Relations at the Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies. Maral holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies and
Political Sciences from the University of Oslo.
In 2011-2012 Maral undertook
internships at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the
Norwegian Embassy in Nepal. She has worked on various projects under the Dimensions of Security Department at PRIO. Currently, Maral is project assistant to the Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies, a collaborative project between PRIO, NUPI and CMI.