Several new external grants to DPCR researchers in 2018


In 2018, researchers from the department were highly successful in securing competitive external grants. A total sum of close to 49 million SEK was awarded to new research projects beginning in 2019 and 2020. Several of these projects involve international collaboration partners.

  • “Automation of the UCDP” (PI Kristine Eck), Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, Infrastructure grant
  • “Protest, Democratization, and Escalation to Large-scale Political Violence” (PI Espen Geelmuyden Rød), Swedish Research Council, Project grant
  • “The Civilian Dimension of Peacekeeping” (PI Sabine Otto), Swedish Research Council, Project grant
  • “Ceasefire Agreements and Conflict Dynamics” (PI Corinne Bara), Swedish Research Council, Project grant
  • “The Moral Psychology of Grievances in Intrastate Conflict” (PI Magnus Öberg), Swedish Research Council, Project grant
  • “The Politics of Protection: Explaining International Responses to Atrocities” (PI Lisa Hultman), Swedish Research Council, Consolidator grant 
  • “The urban dilemma: Urbanization and ethnocommunal conflict” (PI Emma Elfversson), Swedish Research Council, Project grant development research
  • “Peacekeepers’ risk-exposure: Determinants of deliberate attacks and impacts for intervention efficacy” (PI Sara Lindberg Bromley), Swedish Research Council, International postdoc
  • “What are they fighting for? Conflict Issues and the Resolution of Civil War” (PI Johan Brosché), Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Foundation, Project grant
  • Wallenberg Academy Fellow extension (PI Lisa Hultman)