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Research interests

Gender and diversity in organisations, including sports organisations. Gender and biological sex. Gender norms; gender inequlities; patriarchal norms; masculinities; violence; norms on violence; armed conflict. My thesis was on how patriarchal norms, especially on masculinity, are related to different types of violence.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Gender inequality, homophobia and violence: the three pillars of patriarchal norms and their relations, ISS PhD

Award Date: 14 Feb 2019

Master, Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University

Award Date: 6 Sept 2000

Master, African Contemporary History, Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne

Award Date: 25 Sept 1997

External positions

Consultant, Ekvall Consulting

Ilab supervisor, Tilburg University


  • H Social Sciences (General)
  • Gender
  • Inequality
  • Inclusion
  • Harassment


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