Imrana Buba

Doctoral Research Fellow
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Visiting address Gullhaug torg 1 0484 OSLO Norway
Postal address P.O box 1097 Blindern 0317 OSLO Norway

Academic interests

Social Resilience, Civilian Agency, Local Peace, Preventing Violent Extremism, Communal Violence, Civil War, Terrorism, Boko Haram, Al-Shabaab, Sub-Saharan Africa, Post-Conflict Dynamics.

Teaching and Seminars

PECOS4025 – Analytic perspectives on peace and conflict

STV2230 – International Security Policy

STV2235 – Conflict and Human Rights in International Politics

STV2220 – International Political Economy


  • MSc Africa and International Development, University of Edinburgh, UK - 2018
  • BSc Political Science, University of Maiduguri, Nigeria - 2014


  • Edinburgh Award for Transformative Leadership 2018
  • Outstanding Alumni Award, University of Maiduguri 2018
  • MasterCard Foundation Scholarship, University of Edinburgh 2017
  • Best Graduating Student, University of Maiduguri 2014


Tags: Conflict, Civil War, Terrorism, Resilience, Peace, Africa, Nigeria, Kenya

Selected publications

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