PhD project on Russian Sámi politics

NIBR-researcher Mikkel Berg-Nordlie will on the basis of articles produced as part of the project Russia in pan-Sámi politics write a PhD on the subject of Russian Sámi politics and border-transcending Sámi cooperation. This will be an article-based PhD in history at the University of Tromsø – the Arctic University of Norway. Field work and writing has been supported by NIBR, U. Tromsø, and the Norwegian Research Council’s Programme for Sámi Studies.
The thesis is set to be completed by June 2015.