David J. Allen

Adviser to the Director

David J. Allen
Email: davall@prio.org
Work phone: +47 22 54 77 60
Mobile phone: +47 406 17 322
Twitter: DJA_PRIO
Website: www.linkedin.com


Before coming to PRIO, David spent several years at Scandinavian University Press (Universitetsforlaget), where he worked with journal publishing and Open Access books. ​David holds a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Warwick. 

Work experience

2019- : Adviser to the Director, Peace Research Institute Oslo

2018-2019: Commissioning Editor/Project Manager for Open Access Books, Scandinavian University Press (Universitetsforlaget)

2017: Production Coordinator for Journals, Scandinavian University Press (Universitetsforlaget)

2016-2017: Journals Editor (law journals portfolio), Scandinavian University Press (Universitetsforlaget)

2015: Visiting Lecturer, ethics component of "Examen facultatem" for Psychology, Lillehammer University College (now part of Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences)

2015: Teaching Assistant, "Applied Ethics", University of Warwick

2013: Teaching Assistant, "Elements of Scientific Method" (introductory philosophy of science module), University of Warwick


PhD in Philosophy (2015), University of Warwick

MA in Continental Philosophy (2010), University of Warwick

BA Hons. in Philosophy (2009), University of York

International Baccalaureate (2006), Dartford Grammar School

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