Susanne Schaftenaar

Affiliated Visiting researcher at Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Visiting address:
Gamla Torget 3, 1tr
753 20 Uppsala
Postal address:
Box 514
751 20 UPPSALA

Research Areas

Nonviolent conflict; gender; East Asian peace; post-war democratisation; methods.


Schaftenaar, Susanne, (2017), "How (wo)men rebel: Exploring the effect of gender equality on nonviolent and armed conflict onset," Journal of Peace Research.

Book chapters
Stein Tønnesson, Erik Melander, Elin Bjarnegård, Isak Svensson and Susanne Schaftenaar (2013): “The fragile peace in East and South East Asia” in SIPRI YEARBOOK 2013: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security, pp. 28-40

Conference papers
Why (Wo)Men Rebel: a gendered mobilisation argument. Paper presented at the workshop on “Conflict, Strategies, and Tactics” 19-20 June 2015 University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, the Uppsala-Essex workshop, 7-8 December, Uppsala University, ISA, 16-19 March 2016, Atlanta.


Present courses
Master Methods I & II (seminar teacher)

Past courses
Conflict Analysis (Course convenor, lecturer, seminar teacher, Peace and Conflict Studies A)
Thesis Supervision (Peace and Conflict Studies B)
Peace and Security in the International System (seminar teacher, Peace and Conflict Studies A)
Conflict Resolution (seminar teacher, lecturer, Peace and Conflict Studies B)
Internship in Peace and Conflict Studies I (course convener, master level)
Internship in Peace and Conflict Studies II (course convener, master level)

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Susanne Schaftenaar