Department of Business and Politics
Maj Grasten is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Business and Politics. Her research sits at the intersection of the fields of International Relations and International Law, with a particular focus on international organizations and legal bodies, transnational governance, experts and knowledge production in international law. Her research deploys multi-sited ethnographic methods in tracking how global policy processes are developed and structured. She has been a visiting fellow at Freie Universität Berlin, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne. She is currently affiliated the research project ‘Civil Society in the Shadow of the State (CISTAS).
• International Relations
• International Organizations
• Experts and Knowledge Production
• International Legal Theory
• Law and Political Economy
• Sociology of Law
• Theories of International Law and Politics (IBP MSc)
• Political Science (Stream on: ‘International Relations’) (IBP BSc)
• Business and Global Governance (SDC MSc)
Interested in supervising in areas of: politics of law in global governance, international organizations, transnational governance, expertise and knowledge production in global governance.
I am the course coordinator of the IBP MSc course ‘Theories of International Law and Politics’.
Grasten, M. & N. Tzouvala (2018) Political Economy of International Transitional Administration: Regulating Food and Farming in Kosovo and Iraq. Contemporary Politics (Online First: March 23, 2018)
Grasten, M. & L.J. Uberti (2017) The Politics of Law in a Post-Conflict U.N. Protectorate: Privatization and Property Rights in Kosovo (1999-2008). Journal of International Relations and Development 20(1)
In: Contemporary Politics, 28.3.2018
In: Journal of International Relations and Development, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2017, p. 162–189
In: Political Studies Review, Vol. 14, No. 3, 2016, p. 411-412
In: Political Studies Review, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2016, p. 87
In: The Power of Legality: Practices of International Law and Their Politics. . ed. /Nikolas M. Rajkovic; Tanja Aalberts; Thomas Gammeltoft-Hansen. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press 2016, p. 320-342
Frederiksberg : Copenhagen Business School [Phd] 2016, 310 p. (PhD Series, No. 15.2016)
In: Global Affairs, Vol. 1, No. 3, 2015, p. 349-350