Erling Overaa (b. 1993) holds a BA (Hons, MCL) in international relations from Linfield College (2015) and is currently writing his masters thesis at the University of Oslo. He studied Russian politics spring 2016 in St. Petersburg and writes his thesis on militarism in Russia.
Primary fields of interest are security policy and Russia. Specific interest in Russia developed from taking a minor in Russian history at the bachelor level at Linfield College.