(b. 1970) Dr. Phil. (PhD) in history from University of Hamburg (2007). Student at Institut d’études politiques de Paris (1995–96); intern and project assistant at the National Security Archive, Washington, DC and at the Institut historique allemand de Paris (1997/98); magister artium (MA) in History from University of Hamburg (1999); PhD student at University of Hamburg (2000–07); DAAD-scholar affiliated with ARENA – Centre for European Studies (2001–02); part-time lecturer in European and international history at the University of Oslo (2007–09); research fellow and project coordinator at the Forum for Contemporary History, University of Oslo (2008–09). Senior research fellow at IFS since 2009.
Robin Allers is part of the research programme Security and Defence in Northern Europe (SNE) where he focuses on Norway's bilateral relations with key European allies like Germany. He teaches German and European security policy, EU history and EU as an international actor.
- Germany, German foreign and security policy
- EU foreign and security policy
- NATO-EU relations
- Norwegian foreign and security policy
- international history, international relations
- contemporary history