Lars Erslev Andersen


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Job title

Senior Researcher, International Security


DIIS – Danish Institute for International Studies


MA in History of Ideas and Middle East Studies, University of Aarhus and University of Southern Denmark


Danish, English, French (reading), German (reading)

Main areas of expertise

  • Security Policies
  • Regional Integration
  • Political Reform, Democracy and Governance
  • Other:
  • Terrorism in International Politics
  • Jihad networks in the Middle East
  • Middle East Policy (The Persian Gulf, Lebanon)
  • China and the Middle East
  • US and the Middle East

Main countries of expertise

  • Gulf countries
  • Iraq
  • Lebanon
  • Palestine
  • Syria
  • Yemen