Randi Solhjell

Research Fellow/Post-doc

Erfaring og bakgrunn

I am a social scientist and completed my PhD in political science at the London School of Economics. Currently, I am involved in two research projects on hate crime and multiagency approaches to counter violent extremism in the Nordic countries. In addition to the Norwegian Police University College, I am associated with the Center for research on extremism at the University of Oslo. I am part of the European research network on Police Stops (EU COST POLSTOP).

Competence areas

  • Minorites' experience of police
  • Statehood
  • International Relations


  • Hate crime
  • Countering violent extremism

Teaches in

  • Policing in practice and theory (master in police science)
  • Qualitative methods

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