Jesper Bjarnesen

Published: 7 Oct 2016


Jesper Bjarnesen is an Anthropologist and Africanist. Since 2013 he is a Senior researcher at the Nordic African Institute at Uppsala, and since 2015 a Program Coordinator.

He has authored and published numerous articles and lectured in different Universities around Europe. He also taught Conflict Anthropology for Undergraduate and Graduate Student at Uppsala University. Moreover, he has worked as a Consultant for Save the Children and for the Swedish National Defense College and Research Agency. He has conducted extensive anthropological research inBurkina Faso, Côte d`Ivoire and Guinea Conakry.