Affiliates and Fellows

Rachel Sieder

PluriLand: Theorizing Conflict and Contestation in Plural Land Rights Regimes. Project leader

Senior Researcher, CMI and Research Professor, CIESAS, in Mexico City

Joanna Siekiera


Postdoctoral Fellow at the Faculty of Law, University of Bergen

Line Marie Sørsdal


PhD Candidate, Department of Administration and Organization Theory, University of Bergen

Karl H. Søvig


Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen, Norway

Arne Strand


Deputy Director, Research Director (U4), CMI

Elaine Sutherland


Professor at the University of Stirling, Scotland and Professor II at the Centre for Research on Discretion and Paternalism

Kasper Vagle


Research scholar, Norwegian School of Economics

Vegard Furustøl Vibe

Political Determinants of Sexual and Reproductive Health Project and Sexual and Reproductive Rights Project

PhD Candidate, Comparative Politics, University of Bergen

Namita Wahi

Water Rights Project and Effects of Rights & Law Project

Fellow at Centre for Policy Research

Vibeke Wang

Breaking BAD Project

Researcher and Coordinator of the Gender Politics cluster, Chr. Michelsen Institute

Eric Wiebelhaus-Brahm


Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Volunteers and Interns

Pierina Benavente

Student group member

Master's degree in Global Health, University of Bergen

Minglu Dai

Student group member

PhD research fellow, Department of Biomedicine, University of Bergen

Bheki Dlamini

Research Affiliate

Master's Degree in Public Administration, University of Bergen

Sausan Hussein

Student group member

Law student, University of Bergen

Ingvild Lemstad

Student group member

Master's student in political science

Vilde Nadheim

Student group member

Law student, University of Bergen

Shrey Nishchal

Student group member

Research Scholar, Norwegian School of Economics