Jan Christoffer Andersen

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Room 652
Visiting address St. Olavs plass 5 Domus Nova 0130 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 6706 St. Olavs plass 0130 OSLO

Academic interests

Subculture, social movements, radicalization on the internet, violent extremism and terrorism. Currently working as a research assistant on Jihadi subculture and street culture.


Teaches seminars in KRIM1300 spring 2017.


Master’s degree in criminology from the University of Oslo. Jan's thesis is about the Islamic State (IS) and their use of propaganda on the internet based on the online magazine Dabiq, and is also explaining how the group can be understood as both a social movement and a subculture.


Published Jan. 18, 2017 11:30 AM - Last modified Nov. 22, 2017 2:29 PM