Lisa Strömbom

Senior Lecturer


Current research and teaching:

Lisa Strömbom is Associate Professor in Political Science and serves as Vice Head of the Department of Political Science. She supervises Ph D students and teaches and tutors theses in Peace and Conflict Studies and International Relations at all levels. She has published on identities in conflict, conflict transformation and historiography, recognition in intrastate conflict as well as on grassroots peacebuilding with a main empirical focus on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. She leads the project Pushing the boundaries of peace research – reconceptualizing and measuring agonistic peace” (PUSHPEACE), funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond 2019-2023. Strömbom also serves as PI for the project "The military as an 'agent of change' for gender-relations in post-conflict societies?" funded by Vetenskapsrådet/SIDA 2019-2021. She has published the monograph Israeli identity, thick recognition and conflict transformation (Palgrave MacMillan, 2013), and coauthored the text-book War and Peace in Israel-Palestine (Krig och Fred i Israel/Palestina) with Professor Karin Aggestam and Ph D Anders Persson (Studentlitteratur, 2014). She has co-edited the book Divided Cities - Governing Diversity with Professor Annika Björkdahl (Nordic Academic Press, 2015). She has published articles in journals such as European Journal of International Relations, Third World Quarterly, Space and Polity, the European Legacy, Mediterranean Politics and Peacebuilding.

Recent research outputs

Lisa Strömbom, 2019 Jun 24, In : Journal of International Relations and Development. p. 1-23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Karin Aggestam & Lisa Strömbom, 2019 Jan 1, Routledge Handbook on Middle East Security . Anders, J., Mikael, S. & Swain, A. (eds.). London: Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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