Kjølv Egeland

Phone: +47 47329131 - kjolv.egeland@sciencespo.fr

Dr Kjølv Egeland is Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellow in International Security at Sciences Po, CERI, focusing on strategic narratives and global nuclear order. Kjølv completed his DPhil at Wadham College, the University of Oxford, in 2018. In his thesis, he investigated the evolution of the institutional architecture for multilateral nuclear disarmament from 1968 to 2017. Kjølv’s scholarly interests lie in nuclear discourse and politics, the philosophy of international law, and ideology critique. Writing on topics spanning from treaty-making processes to emerging military technology, his work has appeared in journals such as Survival, Critical Studies on Security, Global Change, Peace & Security, and Global Governance.

Personal research interest : Global nuclear order; strategic narratives; ideology and ideology
critique; philosophy of international law

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Main Publications

Egeland, Kjølv, 'How NATO became a "nuclear" alliance', Diplomacy & Statecraft 31, no. 1 (2020).

Egeland, Kjølv, ‘Arms, Influence and the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons’, Survival 61, no. 3 (2019): 57– 80.

Egeland, Kjølv, ‘Nuclear Abolition from Baruch to the Ban’, in Cecilia M. Bailliet and Kjetil M. Larsen (eds), Research Handbook in International Law and Peace, (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2019).

Egeland, Kjølv, 'The Road to Prohibition: Nuclear Hierarchy and Disarmament, 1968–2017', DPhil Thesis, University of Oxford (2018).

Egeland, Kjølv, ‘Lethal Autonomous Weapons under International Humanitarian Law’, Nordic Journal of International Law 85, no. 2 (2016): 89–118.

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