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Lisa Strömbom

Ph D | Associate professor | Assistant head of Department

Main research areas:

  • Peace and Conflict Research
  • International relations
  • Identity politics and conflict transformation

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. She is affiliated with Centre for Middle Eastern Studies at Lund University (www.cmes.lu.se).

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Lisa Strömbom
E-mail: lisa [dot] strombom [at] svet [dot] lu [dot] se

Assistant head of department

Department of Political Science

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Associate professor

Department of Political Science

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Senior lecturer

Department of Political Science

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Introduction

Lisa Strömbom is associate professor in political science and conducts research on topics such as identity politics and conflict transformation in intrastate conflicts and cities, with a special focus on Israel-Palestine. She serves as Assistant Head of the Department of Political Science. She teaches peace and conflict studies and supervises theses in political science and peace and conflict studies at all levels.

Ongoing research projects

Strömbom currently serves as PI for project “Pushing the boundaries of peace research – reconceptualizing and measuring agonistic peace” (PUSHPEACE), funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond 2019-2023.

Strömbom leads the project "The military as an 'agent of change' for gender-relations in post-conflict societies? -evidence from Liberia and Mali (Gendered Militaries), funded by Vetenskapsrådet/SIDA 2019-2021. 

During 2018 Lisa Strömbom was affiliated with the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Lund University, as a researcher on a project on alternative narrative tourism in Israel and Palestine. 

During 2017  Lisa Strömbom served as a researcher in the project "Divided Cities: Challenges to Peacebuilding and Development", funded by The Swedish Research Council (Vetenskaprådet) and SIDA.

Between 2012 and 2015 Strömbom participated in the project "Contested Administrations: Conflict Resolution and the Development of Democracy", financed by The Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet).

Between 2010 and 2012 Lisa Strömbom served as a Post Doc in the projekt "Exploring Peace Gaps", funded by the the Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet).

Research Groups

Global Political Thought

Peace and Conflict Research

For the press/media

The Israeli-Palestinian Conlfict

Conflict Resolution

Department of Political Science
Lund University
Visiting address: Paradisgatan 5H (House: Eden)
Postal address: Box 52, SE-221 00 LUND
Telephone: +46 46-222 89 52

Faculty of Social Sciences