Niels Nagelhus Schia specialises in the organisational culture within international organisations and peace building. He has previously worked as a visiting researcher at the UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations at the UN headquarters in New York, and has published extensively on peace building in Africa.
Schia is a currently working on a doctoral dissertation at the Department of Anthropology, University of Oslo. His PhD dissertation is titled: “Anthropology of peacebuilding; power, knowledge and complexity”. Schia is also a Fullbright scholar at the New School for Social Research (NSSR).
Schia, Niels Nagelhus, Benjamin de Carvalho (2013) ‘Sexual and Gender-Based Violence and the Rule of Law in Liberia’, In Benjamin de Carvalho and Ole Jacob Sending (eds.) The Protection of Civilians in UN Peacekeeping: Concept, Implementation and Practice. Baden-Baden,Nomos.
Schia, Niels Nagelhus (2013) ‘Being Part of the Parade – “Going Native” in the United Nations Security Council’, Political and Legal Anthropology Review (PoLAR) 36 (1). Chicago,Wiley-Blackwell.s. 138-156.
Schia, Niels Nagelhus, Benjamin de Carvalho (2011). Protection from Sexual and Gender-based Violence in Liberia: A Role for Traditional Justice?, in Conflict Trends 1.ACCORD.s. 38-42.
de Carvalho, Benjamin, Niels Nagelhus Schia (2011) ‘Sexual and gender-based violence in Liberia and the case for a comprehensive approach to the rule of law’, Journal of International Relations and Development 14 (1).