Mathilde Becker Aarseth
Iraq, political violence, islamism, civil war, rebel governance
- I have worked as a journalist covering international news, economy and culture for Dagens Næringsliv, Klassekampen and other media.
- In 2012 I worked as a human rights observer for EAPPI in the occupied Palestinian areas.
- MSc Middle East Poltics from School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London 2011.
- BA in Middle East studies, with Arabic and political science, University of Oslo 2010.
- BA in Journalism from the University of Nordland.
My PhD is about the state-building project of the Islamic State in Iraq.