Helle Malmvig


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Job title

Senior Researcher, Academic Coordinator


DIIS – Danish Institute for International Studies


PhD in International Politics, University of Copenhagen
Msc in International Politics of the Middle East, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London


English, French, Danish, Arabic (basic), Spanish (basic)

Main areas of expertise

  • Security Policies
  • Political Reform, Democracy and Governance
  • Society and Culture
  • Other:
  • Regional security order
  • Identity politics
  • Sectarianization
  • Great power politics
  • State sovereignty
  • Intervention
  • Fragile states/weak states
  • Stabilisation

Main countries of expertise

  • Iraq
  • Syria
  • Lebanon
  • Iran
  • Israel
  • Other:
  • Qatar