Ellen Stensrud left PRIO in 2005. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.

Ellen Stensrud

Interests and experience

I currently work on a project on gender and peace-building in the Great Lakes in Africa. The project is done in cooperation with CARE Norge, and focuses on the implementation of UN Resolution 1325 on women, peace and security.

Languages spoken:

Norwegian, English, some Spanish and German

Working experience:

2004: Research Assistant at the Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, on the project "Politikkens vilkår i det ny-liberale samfunn".

2003: University of Oslo. Tutoring students at political science intermediate and foundation subject, in the fields comparative politics and international relations.


Cand.Polit. (MA) in political science, University of Oslo, with the thesis "Mixed Courts: The Cambodian Case. The UN Involvement and the Prospects for a Fair Trial in Cambodia".

Cand.Mag. in the fields of political science (University of Oslo), law (University of Bergen), Asian studies (La Trobe University, Melbourne) and development studies (Oslo University College).

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