Kristian Hoelscher is a Senior Researcher at PRIO. His research focuses on the intersections between urbanisation, governance, and conflict, with crosscutting themes of interest including humanitarian and private sector engagement in fragile settings, migration, and environmental change. Hoelscher holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Oslo, an MSc. in Population and Development Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a BA in Business, and BSc (Hons.) in Psychology from the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia.
Kristian Hoelscher is currently part of the PRIO project Brazil’s Rise to the Global Stage (BraGS).Web site: