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Qualifications

•    PhD in Political Science (University of Copenhagen, 2015)
•    Cand.scient.pol. (University of Copenhagen, 2008)
•    MSc in Asian Politics (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, 2007)

    Teaching
    • 1.-11. juni 2015 external lecturer at Sino-Danish Center for Education and Research Beijing, Kina, teaching in "Climate Change Politics and Governance in China"
    • Political Sociology of Governance and Sustainable Management in the West Nordic Region
    • Science, Economics and Politics of Sustainability, Climate, and Environment
    • Governance and Sustainable Management in the Faroe Islands
    • West Nordic Geopolitics from a Faroese Perspective
    Research interests
    • Global governance, climate change, energy, risk society, Anthropocene, planetary boundaries, science-policy-society relationship, ecological economics, sustainable development, green growth, Bourdieu in International Relations, community of practice, social movements, New Institutionalism, theories of power, rhetoric, narrative, frame analysis, transdisciplinarity, Arctic and Nordic, China, Japan, Korea, and EU.
    Latest publications
    • Blaxekjær, L. (Forthcoming). New practices and narratives of environmental diplomacy, In. Gustavo Sosa-Nunez and Ed Atkins, Environment, Climate Change and International Relations, E-IR publications. 127-142. Online open access at www.e-ir.info
    • Blaxekjær, L. (Forthcoming). The emergence and spread of green growth. Environmental Politics (Volume, number, and pages not available).
    • Blaxekjær, L. (Forthcoming). Diplomatic Learning and Trust. How the Cartagena Dialogue Brought UN Climate Negotiations Back on Track. Global Environmental Politics. (Volume, number, and pages not available).
    • Blaxekjær, L. (2015). Korea as Green Middle Power: Green Growth Strategic Action in the Field of Global Environmental Governance. International Relations of the Asia-Pacific. Published online 29 November 2015.
    • Blaxekjær, L. and Nielsen, T.D. 2014. Narrative Positions of New Political Groups under the UNFCCC. Climate Policy. Published online 17 October 2014.