Kristin Ven Bruusgaard

Kristin Ven Bruusgaard Postdoctoral Fellow  of Political Science at the University of Oslo PHOTO: UiO Dr. Kristin Ven Bruusgaard is a Postdoctoral Fellow (Assistant Professor) of Political Science at the University of Oslo, where she is part of the Oslo Nuclear Project. Her research focuses on Russian nuclear and conventional military strategy, nuclear deterrence and crisisContinue reading «Kristin Ven Bruusgaard»

Eskil Grendahl Sivertsen

Eskil Grendahl Sivertsen Special Adviser, Norwegian Defence Research Establishment PHOTO: FFI Eskil Grendahl Sivertsen has both a civilian and military background that includes 18 years of experience with strategic communications from the Ministry of Defense, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Armed Forces, tech and the communications industry. Sivertsen has been a strategic communications adviser to fiveContinue reading «Eskil Grendahl Sivertsen»

Njord Wegge

Njord Wegge Professor at the Norwegian Military Academy PHOTO: Forsvaret.no Njord Wegge is a professor at NDUC/Norwegian Military Academy. He finished his PhD, focusing on international Relations in the Arctic, in 2013 at the University of Tromsø, The Arctic University of Norway. Wegge was a visiting scholar to U.C. Berkeley, USA, spring 2009, and an adjunct associate professor atContinue reading «Njord Wegge»

Camilla Guldahl Cooper

Camilla G. Cooper Associate professor of operational law at the Norwegian Defence University College PHOTO: Forsvaret.no Camilla G. Cooper is an associate professor of operational law at the Norwegian Defence University College. She has a PhD on NATO Rules of engagement, self-defence and the law of armed conflict from the University of Oslo (2018), and aContinue reading «Camilla Guldahl Cooper»

Bernhard Christoffer Caspari

Bernhard C. Caspari  Security Advisor at Statsbygg and serves with the Norwegian Home Guard PHOTO: Private Bernhard Christoffer Caspari is a security advisor at Statsbygg, the Norwegian government’s buildings commissioner, property manager and developer. He has a master’s degree in societal safety and security from the University of Stavanger, where he wrote his thesis on Norway’sContinue reading «Bernhard Christoffer Caspari»

Geir Hågen Karlsen

Geir Hågen Karlsen Director of Strategic Communication at the Norwegian Defence University College PHOTO: Lokman Ghorbani/NRK Geir Hågen Karlsen is the Director of Strategic Communication at the Norwegian Defence University College. He is a leading expert on strategic influence operations, strategic communication, information operations, and psychological operations. Karlsen also conducts research, teaching, training and advisingContinue reading «Geir Hågen Karlsen»

Tormod Heier

Tormod Heier Lieutenant Colonel and Director Research & Development at the Norwegian Defence University College PHOTO: Forsvaret.no Tormod Heier is Lieutenant Colonel in the Norwegian Army, Director Research and Development at the Command and Staff College/Norwegian Defence University College, Professor-II at Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences and Assistant Professor at Swedish Defence University inContinue reading «Tormod Heier»

Eivind Vad Petersson

Eivind Vad Petersson State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. PHOTO: Sturlason Eivind Vad Petersson is the State Secretary to Anniken Huitfeldt, the Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs. He has previously been a foreign and defense political advisor with the Labour Party’s Storting group, as well as a diplomat at Norwegian embassies in South-Sudan,Continue reading «Eivind Vad Petersson»

Kate Hansen Bundt

Kate Hansen Bundt, Secretary General of the Norwegian Atlantic Committee PHOTO: NAC Kate Hansen Bundt is a political scientist and foreign policy analyst with particular interest in German, European and transatlantic security and strategy. She is a board member of NOREF (Norwegian Centre for Conflict Resolution) and the deputy chairman of the council at FridtjofContinue reading «Kate Hansen Bundt»