Johanna Pettersson

Researcher at Department of Government, Faculty

+4618-471 3374
Visiting address:
Gamla Torget 6
Postal address:
Box 514
751 20 UPPSALA

researcher at Uppsala Religion and Society Research Centre

Visiting address:
Engelska parken
Thunbergsvägen 3C
751 20 Uppsala
Postal address:
Teologiska institutionen
Box 511
751 20 Uppsala

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PhD in Political Science. My research focuses on issues relating to sovereignty and policies aimed at regulating and controlling state borders. In November 2018 I defended my dissertation What's in a Line? Making Sovereignty Through Border Policy. My upcoming project is about internal border controls in Sweden and the EU.

Research interests: Political ideas, border and migration policy, sovereignty, policy analysis, international relations, the EU, populism, labor union organization.

Keywords: political science international relations geopolitics european union migration comparative politics foreign policy analysis border studies international security political institutions public administration borders

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