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Black and white photo of Lisa Strömbom. Photo.

Lisa Strömbom

Associate Professor | Senior Lecturer

Black and white photo of Lisa Strömbom. Photo.


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Lisa Strömbom is Associate Professor in Political Science and conducts research on topics such as identity politics and conflict transformation in intrastate conflicts, as well as gender aspects of the military, focusing on Colombia, Israel/Palestine, Northern Ireland, Mali and Niger. She has previously served as Director of Peace and Conflict Studies (2015-2017) and Assistant Head of the Department of Political Science (2018-2020). 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”, funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond.

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