Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert
– PRIO –
Maria Gabrielsen Jumbert is a senior researcher and director of the Dimensions of Security department at the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO). She also leads the Norwegian Centre for Humanitarian Studies (NCHS). Her research focuses on EU border security policies in the Mediterranean (competing narratives on migration, humanitarian needs and border control) and on security and humanitarian surveillance technologies. She conducted research on the legal, ethical and political aspects of EU maritime border surveillance in the FP7 project PERSEUS. She leads two collaborative research projects funded by the Norwegian Research Council, on the topics of humanitarianism and digital risk communication.