Live Johanna S. Øverhaug is a MA student in Political Science at the University of Oslo. She is writing her master thesis on democratic backsliding and "LGBT-free zones" in Poland, as part of ARENA's ENROL project. Her supervisor at ARENA is Daniel Naurin. Other academic interests include populism and EU foreign policy.
Øverhaug has a bachelor degree in International Studies from the University of Oslo. She also holds a degree in journalism. She spent parts of her degrees in Berlin and Vienna.