Topic: Gender and Nordic Security Forces

Thesis timeframe: Running
Application deadline: 22 May 2019


Gender Equality, Diversity and Societal Security welcomes an MA student to write his or her thesis as part of the project. The thesis should be relevant to the project's topic of increasing levels of diversity in the personnel of Nordic security forces (military, police, other security organizations) and how this relates to changing perceptions of trust and security, both within the organizations and in their broader interactions with society. 

Project leader is Senior Researcher Dag Ellingsen at Oslo Metropolitan University (OsloMet) and the Center for Gender Research at the University of Oslo. PRIO is a collaborating partner and the MA student would be part of the PRIO Center on Gender, Peace and Security.