Maria Småberg

Affiliated Researcher

Maria Småberg is PhD in History and works as Associate Director of Studies, National Graduate School of History and Senior Lecturer in Peace and Conflict Studies. She is also currently a research associate at CMES, working on completing a book on witnessreporting and humanitarian work during the 1915 Armenian Genocide.

Her main research interests include gender; war and peace; humanitarianism and cosmopolitan care ethics; the Armenian Genocide and witness narratives; the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and conflict transformation; interfaith dialogue, friendship and peacebuilding; peace education and interculturalism; missionary history and postcolonial theory.

Research Projects

“Alma and the Armenians – Courage and Compassion in the Times of the 1915 Genocide”



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Visiting Address

Department of History, Lund University
P.O.Box 192
S-221 00 Lund, Sweden




Humanitarianism; peace-building; gender; mission history; Armenian genocide; Israel/Palestine