Halvard Buhaug

Research Professor at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO); Professor of Political Science at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

September 17-November 2
Email: halvard@prio.org





Halvard Buhaug is Research Professor at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO); Professor of Political Science at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU); and Associate Editor of Journal of Peace Research and Political Geography. He leads and has directed a number of research projects on security dimensions of climate change, funded by the European Commission, the US Department of Defense, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), the World Bank, and the Research Council of Norway. Recent publications include the co-authored book Inequality, Grievances, and Civil War (Cambridge University Press 2013) and journal articles in, inter alia, Environmental Research Letters, Global Environmental Change, International Security, Journal of Conflict Resolution, and PNAS. He is the recipient of the International Studies Association’s (ISA) Karl Deutsch Award and holder of an ERC Consolidator Grant.