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FUMI Project Seeks Senior Research Fellow

FUMI Project Seeks Senior Research Fellow

Friday, 17 Jan 2020

​The Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) invites applications for a three-year, full-time position within the project Future Migration as Present Fact (FUMI), funded by the European Research Council. The position provides the opportunity to work in a leading international research institution with an interdisciplinary environment.

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Call for Applications: PhD course on Advanced Qualitative Methods in Conflict Studies: Case Research and Process Analytics

Call for Applications: PhD course on Advanced Qualitative Methods in Conflict Studies: Case Research and Process Analytics

Thursday, 16 Jan 2020

​The Research School on Peace and Conflict  invites applications for the PhD course "Advanced Qualitative Methods in Conflict Studies: Case Research and Process Analytics" to take place at PRIO in Oslo on 17-21 August 2020.

The deadline for applications is 1 June 2020.

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Call for Applications: PhD course on GIS and the Geography of Armed Conflict

Call for Applications: PhD course on GIS and the Geography of Armed Conflict

Thursday, 16 Jan 2020

​​The Research School on Peace and Conflict invites applications for the PhD course "GIS and the Geography of Armed Conflict: Applying Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and georeferenced data for Peace and Conflict Research" to take place at NTNU in Trondheim on 15-19 June 2020. The course is organized in collaboration with the University of Oslo and PRIO.

The deadline for applications is 30 April 2020.

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Call for Applications: PhD course on Dynamics of Armed Conflicts

Call for Applications: PhD course on Dynamics of Armed Conflicts

Monday, 13 Jan 2020

​The Research School on Peace and Conflict  invites applications for the PhD course on Dynamics of Armed Conflict to take place at PRIO in Oslo on 20-24 April 2020. The course is organized in collaboration with the University of Oslo and PRIO.

The deadline for applications is 1 March 2020.

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PRIO Concludes its 60th Year – Looks Ahead to a New Decade

PRIO Concludes its 60th Year – Looks Ahead to a New Decade

Thursday, 09 Jan 2020
In 2019, we celebrated the 60th anniversary of the Peace Research Institute Oslo – PRIO. Through seminars and workshops, reminiscences and festivities, we recollected our past, surveyed our present, and ruminated on our possible futures. 

Thanks are due to those who made last year’s celebrations possible, to the Anniversary Committee, the Communication Department and everyone else who contributed. All those involved have done a stellar job.

Looking back at all that PRIO has achieved over the past sixty years, I can’t help but feel excited about what we can achieve in the years to come – and privileged to lead this unique institution into a new decade.
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