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Gitte du Plessis

Academy Postdoctoral Researcher
Faculty of Management and Business
| Sub unit: Politics

About me

I received my Phd in International Relations from The University of Hawai'i at Mānoa in 2017. Since then, I have been a postdoctoral researcher, first in Oulu and now in Tampere, Finland. My research centers on relationships between security and ecology. Currently, I am working on the research project "Political ecologies of chemical warfare: Toxicity and bodies in international relations" funded by the Finnish Academy. 

Fields of expertise

International Relations, Geopolitics, Critical Security Studies, Political Theory (Deleuze and Guattari, New Materialism, Posthumanism, Semiotics, Ecology, Temporality, Embodiment, Affect).

Consulting hours

Contact me by email please, to set up a time to meet.