Staff

The Swedish Institute of International Affairs strives to spread knowledge and interest in foreign policy and international affairs in Sweden and throughout the world. Working as a team towards these ends, our efforts are combined to create a centre of research, information, analysis and public debate.

UI consists of approximately 40 to 50 team members. In addition to a core of permanent staff, the institute houses a number of graduate students, project employees and interns. Below follows a list of UI's staff:

 
  • Karlsson
    Mats
    Director
  • Arvidson
    Lena
    Head of Administration


  • Barzanje
    Costan
    Intern
  • Benkö
    Astrid
    Personal Assistant to the Director and to the Chairman of the Board
  • Björnehed
    Emma
    Associate Research Fellow
  • Borg
    Stefan
    Associate Research Fellow
  • Bremberg
    Niklas
    Researcher
  • Daleke
    Pia
    Editor
  • Eklund
    Henning
    Associate Fellow
  • Elebäck
    Veronika
    Administrator
  • Engvall
    Johan
    Researcher
  • Esk
    Stephanie
    Programme Manager and Web Editor
  • Fager
    Johan
    Intern
  • Forslund
    Martin
    Intern
  • Fägersten
    Björn
    Head of Programme and Senior Research Fellow
  • Geijer
    Amelie
    Marketing
  • Grönvall
    Hilda
    Intern
  • Gustafsson
    Karl
    Senior Research Fellow
  • Hagström
    Linus
    Senior Research Fellow
  • Hallenberg
    Jan
    Senior Research Adviser
  • Hammargren
    Bitte
    Editor and Turkey/MENA Analyst
  • Heine
    Sophie
    Editor
  • Holmqvist
    Caroline
    Researcher
  • Hussein
    Cherine
    Researcher
  • Höglund
    Lena
    Editorial Coordinator
  • Jerdén
    Björn
    Head of Programme
  • Johannesson
    Martina
    Editor
  • Johansson
    Pernilla
    Associate Research Fellow
  • Jonson
    Lena
    Senior Associate Research Fellow
  • Jonsson
    Anna-Karin
    Programme Manager
  • Jönsson
    Per
    Associate Editor
  • Karlsson
    Lena
    Editor
  • Kragh
    Martin
    Head of Programme and Senior Research Fellow
  • Lagerkvist
    Johan
    Senior Research Fellow
  • Liebman
    Andrea
    Press- and Communications Manager
  • Lindahl
    Ylva
    Editor
  • Lindh
    Aras
    Programme Manager and Analyst
  • Ljunggren
    Börje
    Senior Associate Fellow
  • Lundborg
    Tom
    Senior Research Fellow
  • Lövquist
    Sabine
    Customer Services
  • Mannergren Selimovic
    Johanna
    Senior Research Fellow
  • Melin
    Elvira
    Intern
  • Nordin
    Astrid
    Associate Research Fellow
  • Nymalm
    Nicola
    Researcher
  • Oldberg
    Ingmar
    Associate Research Fellow
  • Parkes
    Roderick
    Associate Research Fellow
  • Pettersson
    Ylva
    Programme Manager
  • Rappe
    Elin
    Programme Manager and Analyst (on leave of absence)
  • Reischl
    Gunilla
    Head of Programme and Senior Research Fellow
  • Rhinard
    Mark
    Senior Research Fellow
  • Schmidt Felzmann
    Anke
    Researcher
  • Sjöstedt
    Gunnar
    Associate Research Fellow
  • Söderström
    Jonas
    Intern
  • Sörensen
    Jens Stilhoff
    Researcher
  • Torbakov
    Igor
    Research Fellow
  • Tornberg
    Anna
    Communications Manager (on leave of absence)
  • Valentin
    Amanda
    Associate Fellow
  • Weissmann
    Mikael
    Senior Research Fellow
  • Veres
    Victoria
    Associate Fellow
  • Winell
    Lena
    Financial Accountant
  • Winkler
    Stephanie Christine
    PhD Researcher
  • Yennie Lindgren
    Wrenn
    Research Fellow


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