Sebastian van Baalen

PhD Candidate

ResearchTeaching | Publications | Other

Research areas

Post-war violence; legacy of civil war; the microdynamics of civil war; climate change and conflict; field work; rebel governance; Côte d’Ivoire.

Teaching

Teaching in 2016–2017

Conflict Analysis, A-level

Supervision of Bachelor Theses, C-level

International Conflict Resolution, Master-level

Publications

Peer-reviewed articles

Sebastian van Baalen & Kristine Höglund, 2017. “‘So the Killings Continued’: Wartime Mobilisation and Post-War Violence in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa”Journal of Terrorism and Political Violence, online first.

Sebastian van Baalen, 2014. "The Microdynamics of Conflict Escalation: The Case of ANC-IFP Fighting in South Africa in 1990", Pax et Bellum Journal, 1:14–20.

Reports

Sebastian van Baalen & Malin Mobjörk, 2016. A coming anarchy? Pathways from climate change to violent conflict in East Africa. Stockholm: Stockholm University, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute & The Swedish Institute of International Affairs. 

Malin Mobjörk, Maria-Therese Gustafsson, Hannes Sonnsjö, Sebastian van Baalen, Lisa Maria Dellmuth, & Niklas Bremberg, 2016. Climate-Related Security Risks: Towards an Integrated Approach. Stockholm: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.

Other publications

Sebastian van Baalen & Malin Mobjörk, 2016. ”Climate change and violent conflict in East Africa – implications for policy.” Policy brief April 2016. Stockholm: Stockholm University, The Swedish Institute of International Affairs & Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.

Malin Mobjörk, Sebastian van Baalen, Niklas Bremberg, Lisa Maria Dellmuth, Maria-Therese Gustafsson & Hannes Sonnsjö, 2015. "The role of multilateral organisations in addressing climate change and its security risks." Policy brief November 2015. Stockholm: Stockholm University, The Swedish Institute of International Affairs & Stockholm Resilience Centre.

Assorted op-eds

Johan Brosché, Kristine Höglund & Sebastian van Baalen, 2017. Jasaffären i Botswana strider mot Sveriges mål. Svenska Dagbladet, 23/3 2017.

Sebastian van Baalen, 2016. Underskatta inte IS administrativa makt. Mänsklig Säkerhet, 25/10 2016.

Sebastian van Baalen, 2016. "Med freden som insats i Moçambique", Mänsklig Säkerhet, 22/2 2016.

Sebastian van Baalen, 2016. "Ökande religiös splittring i Kamerun", Mänsklig Säkerhet 20/1 2016.

Sebastian van Baalen, 2015. ”Debatt: Ett välkomnande flyktingmottagande värnar allas säkerhet”, Tranås Posten 18/11 2015.

Sebastian van Baalen, 2015. "Sydafrikas moraliska förfall", Mänsklig Säkerhet 2/11 2015.

Sebastian van Baalen 2015. "Fredsarbete måste se till relationen mellan det lokala och nationella", Mänsklig Säkerhet 16/6 2015

Sebastian von Baalen

Sebastian van Baalen
PhD Candidate

E-mail: sebastian.van-baalen@pcr.uu.se 
Phone: +46 (0)18 471 62 42
Fax: +46 (0)18 69 51 02
P.O. Box 514
SE-751 20 Uppsala, Sweden