Erlend Lunde Colleuille

Master's Student

Erlend Lunde Colleuille
Erlend Lunde Colleuille left PRIO in 2021. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.

Research Interests

  • ​History and Geopolitics of the Middle East
  • Lebanon
  • Modern History and politics of France
  • Modern History and politics of the United States
  • Modern History and geopolitics of East Asia


Erlend is a Master student in History at the Univeristy of Oslo and part of the UIO-PRIO Master Student Program. His Master Thesis delves into French policies towards the Lebanese Civil War from 1975 to 1982. 


2019-2021: MA, History, University of Oslo

2016-2019: BA, History, minor in Political Science, Univeristy of Oslo and exchange University of Sussex (Brighton)

Languages: French, English, Norwegian​, basic Spanish

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Master Thesis

Lunde Colleuille, Erlend (2021) An Impossible Balancing Act: France and the Lebanese Civil War, 1975–1982. MA thesis, Department of Archeology, Conservation and History (IAKH), University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway.