Melby, Svein
DepartmentCentre for international security
PositionAffiliated Senior Fellow
Phone+47 23 09 59 14/+47 949 82 160
E-mailsvein.melby@ifs.mil.no

​​(b. 1951) Cand.polit. (Political science) UIO 1979. Scholarship holder at Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) 1979-81. Ford Foundation scholarship holder 1981-83. Executive officer, department of Security Policy, Ministry of Defence 1983-84. Researcher, Security policy, US foreign policy, NUPI 1985-2005. Visiting researcher, Fulbright scholarship holder at Centre for International Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM), University of Maryland 1995-96.



Fields of interest

  • US defence, foreign and security policy
  • US Congress
  • US elections
  • US relations with Nato/Europe/Russia

Books/reports/dissertations

Non-refereed articles

  • Melby, Svein. 2012. Pragmatiske idealister. Minerva (2).

Op-eds/comments/blog posts

  • Melby, Svein. 2012. Ikke veldig ulike. Dagsavisen, 25 October.
  • Melby, Svein. 2012. Skjebnevalg. Dagbladet, 22 August.
  • Melby, Svein. 2012. USA trenger stabilt Europa. Dagbladet, 22 March.
Published 07 May 2015 10:01.. Last updated 10 October 2019 08:23.