Silja Kaspersen
Researcher II
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Key qualifications

Iselin Silja Kaspersen conducts research on the topics of identity, moral dilemmas, gender, and the use of force, compulsion, and coercion. She has a particular interest in how institutional frameworks shape individuals’ understanding of themselves. Iselin usually works from an exploratory research design and uses both qualitative and quantitative methods.


PhD in Sociology from Nord University (expected early 2023)
Master in Peace and Conflict Transformation from the University of Tromsø, 2016
Bachelor in Public Health and Health Promotion from the University of Bergen