Charlotte Lysa

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Phone +47-22854728
Mobile phone +47 92068796
Room 441
Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 P. A. Munchs hus 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1010 Blindern 0315 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Humanities (Student)

Academic interests

My academic interests include politics and society in the Middle East and North Africa, and the Arab Gulf monarchies in particular. I am currently researching female football participation in the Arab Gulf Monarchies.


Visiting fellow, King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies (2017)

Visiting researcher Qatar University (2016)

Master’s degree, Asian and African Studies at the University of Oslo, 2015. Program: Middle East studies.

Intern, the Norwegian Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2014.

Bachelor’s degree, Culture and social science at the University of Oslo, 2013. 

Bachelor's degree, Development studies, Oslo University College, 2011.


Winner of the 2016, Babylon Award, awarded by Babylon - Nordic Journal for Middle Eastern Studies, for the article "Gåten Qatar 2022"


Board member, Nordic Society for Middle Eastern Studies (2016 - )

Member of the editorial staff, Babylon - Nordic Journal for Middle Eastern Studies (2017 - )

Tags: Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Football, CIMS, Women


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