PhD defense

Muslim Foreign Fighters in Armed Conflicts

Jasper Schwampe will defend his PhD dissertation

Info about event


Wednesday 10 October 2018,  at 14:15 - 16:00
[Translate to English:] Jasper Schwampe
[Translate to English:] Jasper Schwampe Foto Aarhus BSS Kommunikation

To complete the PhD study programme in Political Science, Jasper Schwampe presents his PhD dissertation, giving a public lecture followed by a defence

The subject of the lecture is:

Conceptually, methodologically, and empirically, what are the advantages and disadvantages of viewing Foreign Fighters as groups within and beyond the cases of Bosnia and Chechnya?

The title of the dissertation:

Muslim Foreign Fighters in Armed Conflicts

The assessment panel consists of:

Associate professor David Malet, The George Washington University

Senior research fellow Thomas Hegghammer, Norwegian Defense Research Establishment

Associate professor Morten Brænder, Aarhus University

Time & Place:

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 2:15-4:00 pm in Aud. A. I (1333/101)


Upon the Defence the department will host a reception in the lunch room, building 1330