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Job Opening: Department Manager

Job Opening: Department Manager

Monday, 19 Oct 2020

​Application deadline: October 26, 2020.​

PRIO invites applications for a research administrative position within one of our research departments. The successful candidate will join our general management team and assist the Social Dynamics department's Research Director in the day to day management of the department. The position is a maternity leave replacement for a fixed term of one year, but with the possibility of an extension. Start up date: 1 December 2020.

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Sara Christophersen Successfully Defends Master's Thesis

Sara Christophersen Successfully Defends Master's Thesis

Friday, 16 Oct 2020

​PRIO congratulates Sara Christophersen who has successfully defended her thesis, "Embodied Possibilities: A study of dance as artistic, everyday practice in the context of Palestine"

Congratulations Sara!


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Sara Christophersen has Completed her MA Thesis

Sara Christophersen has Completed her MA Thesis

Thursday, 15 Oct 2020

​Congratulations to Sara Christophersen for completing her MA thesis titled Embodied possibilities: A study of dance as an artistic, everyday practice in the context of Palestine.

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New team takes mixed methods to the next level

New team takes mixed methods to the next level

Thursday, 15 Oct 2020

​With the hiring of Maryam Aslany, the three-person core team of the project Future Migration as Present Fact (FUMI) is in place. The team composition reflects the project's uique ambitions.

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What Peace for Syria? New PRIO Cyprus Centre & PRIO Middle East Centre report

What Peace for Syria? New PRIO Cyprus Centre & PRIO Middle East Centre report

Thursday, 15 Oct 2020

Since the outbreak of the conflict almost 10 years ago, Syria has become a country of limited sovereignty. It is now de facto divided into a number of different zones controlled by external powers as well as by various internal (armed) non-state actors. This report examines the trajectory and dynamics of the Syrian peace process with particular emphasis on the Syrian Sunni opposition and its important role in the conflict balance, the peace process and the post-war Syria.

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