Julie Marie Hansen

Doctoral Researcher

Julie Marie Hansen
Email: julhan@prio.org
Work phone: +47 22 54 77 12
Twitter: @JulieMHansen

Research Interests

  • Gender dimensions of armed conflict, peacebuilding and development in Myanmar
  • ICT, social media and armed conflict
  • Gender and violent extremism
  • Gender and migration

Background

Julie M. Hansen is a Doctoral Researcher on the project 'Social Media in Armed Conflict: The Case of Myanmar'. Her doctoral research studies the gendered dimensions of social media use during armed conflict in Myanmar. 

Education

2016: MSc in International Development Studies, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Norwegian University of Life Sciences

2011​: MA (Hons) in Social Policy and Scandinavian Studies, College of Humanities and Social Science, University of Edinburgh​

Work Experience

Feb 2018– : Doctoral Researcher, 'Social Media in Armed Conflict: The Case of Myanmar' project, PRIO

Sept 2017–Feb 2018: Junior Researcher & Centre Manager, PRIO Centre on Gender, Peace and Security

June–Aug 2016: Coordinator of the PRIO Summer School, in cooperation with the International Summer School at the University of Oslo

Aug 2015–Sept 2017: Research Assistant & Centre Coordinator, PRIO Centre on Gender, Peace and Security, PRIO

Feb–Aug 2015: Project & Editorial Assistant, 'Gender, Conflict and Peacebuilding Research' project, PRIO

July–Dec 2014: Research Assistant, Swisspeace

Feb–July 2014: Political Section Intern with a focus on international development policies, British Embassy Oslo

2011–2014: English Translator from the Scandinavian languages, freelance and in-house

Languages

English (native), Norwegian (fluent), Burmese (beginner)

Events

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Publications

The following publications are specific to the PRIO GPS Centre. A more complete list is available at www.prio.org.

All Publications

PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update

Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2017) Gender Financing at the UN Peacebuilding Fund, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2017: PRIO.
Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2017) Empowering Survivors of Sexual Violence in DR Congo, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2017: PRIO.
Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2017) PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update - September 2017, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2017: PRIO.
Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2017) PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update – December 2017, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2017: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny & Julie Marie Hansen (2016) Gender and Inclusion in the Colombian Peace Process, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2016) DDR through a Gender Lens in Nepal and Myanmar, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2016) Integrating Gender into Foreign Policy, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2016) Women Engaging in Islamic Charity as ‘Development Agents’, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2016: PRIO.
Hansen, Julie Marie & Jenny Lorentzen (2015) 15 Years of UNSC Resolution 1325, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2015: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny & Julie Marie Hansen (2015) PRIO Launches New Centre on Gender, Peace and Security, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2015: PRIO.
Hansen, Julie Marie; Torunn L. Tryggestad & Jenny Lorentzen (2015) Women’s Legal Mobilisation in a Violent Context: Lessons from internally displaced women’s organisations in Colombia, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2015: PRIO.
Lorentzen, Jenny; Julie Marie Hansen & Torunn L. Tryggestad (2015) Somali Women’s Civic Engagement: Past, Present and Future, PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update, 2015: PRIO.

GPS Policy Brief

Hansen, Julie Marie (2016) Women Building Peace after Forced Migration: The Case of the Myanmar Diaspora in Norway, GPS Policy Brief, 2. Oslo: PRIO.

Popular Article

Hansen, Julie Marie; Kristin Lund; Laura Mitchell; Rita Sandberg; Elisabeth Slåttum; Torunn L. Tryggestad & Hilde Salvesen (2017) “No backsliding” on Women’s Inclusion in Peace Mediation, PRIO Blogs, 27 October.

Report - Other

Palmiano Federer, Julia; Julie Marie Hansen; Salai Issac Khen; & Naw Lar Say Waa (2015) Why gender matters in conflict and peace: Perspectives from Mon and Kayin States, Myanmar, UN Women. UN Women Myanmar.

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