- Norwegian-Russian relations and cooperation.
- Civil society, environmental NGOs and trade unions in (North Western) Russia.
- Environmental rights and transparency in Armenia.
- Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijani-Armenian relations.
- Civil society and democratisation processes in the Post-Soviet states.
Master in Social Anthropology, University of Oslo, 2005 (social anthropology, history of ideas, Russian and East European studies).
PEER-REVIEWED ARTICLES AND CHAPTERS
Polar Research, Vol 29, 2010, pp. 439-450.
FNI Report 11/2014. Lysaker, FNI, 2014, 41 p. In Norwegian.
Occasional Paper 2/2013. Oslo, Norwegian Church Aid, 2013, 30 p.
FNI Report 05/2011. Lysaker, FNI, 2011, 33 p. In Norwegian.
FNI Report 8/2008. Lysaker, FNI, 2008, 51 p. In Norwegian.
FNI Report 14/2005. Lysaker, FNI, 2005, 82 p.