Johanna Strikwerda

PhD Candidate
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Visiting address Sognsveien 68 3rd floor 0855 Oslo
Postal address ARENA Centre for European Studies P. O. Box 1143 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Academic Interests

Johanna Strikwerda's main academic interest is the Common Security and Defence Policy of the European Union. Her research project is on the acceptance and implementation of the first supranational legislation in the CSDP, the Defence and Security Procurement Directive (2009/81 EC).

Higher education and employment history

Johanna holds an MA degree in International Relations from the University of Groningen. As part of her BA (same university) she studied at the Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey. Following from this experience her MA thesis addressed the security cooperation and socialization between the EU and Turkey.


Strikwerda's PhD project is called 'Pushing the boundaries of intergovernmentalism? The role of the Commission in the Common Security and Defence Policy'

Tags: Common Foreign and Security Policy, European Commission, European integration, Institutions, European Union


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  • Strikwerda, Johanna (2017, 08. mars). NRK Urix spesial: Nederlands høyrenasjonalist. [TV].
  • Strikwerda, Johanna (2017). Unexpected compliance? The implementation of the Defence and Security Procurement Directive.
  • Strikwerda, Johanna & Stolt-Nielsen, Harald (2017, 06. oktober). Nederlandske politikere har forhandlet om ny regjering i over 200 dager. Mandag kan de slå egen rekord .  Aftenposten.
  • Strikwerda, Johanna (2014). Member state sovereignty at stake? The Commission’s proposal for a Defence and Security Procurement Directive.
  • Strikwerda, Johanna (2012, 12. september). Dagsnytt 18, 'Valget i Nederland'. [Radio].

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Published Mar. 14, 2011 4:50 PM - Last modified Aug. 2, 2017 2:53 PM