Research Staff

Inge Amundsen

Senior Researcher

Completed projects

May 2012 - Aug 2012

Who rules Nigeria?

Jan 2008 - Dec 2010

Political Parties in Angola

Mar 2007 - Dec 2008

Angola: Social Funds

Jan 2008 - Sep 2008

Anti-Corruption Course Module

Popular Presentations and Lectures

Political scientist focusing on governance, corruption, resource management

Amundsen is a political scientist focussing on democratic institutionalisation, parliaments, political parties, political corruption, and natural resources (petroleum resources management and revenue management). His main study area is Malawi, Bangladesh, Angola, Ghana, Nigeria, and francophone West Africa. Amundsen made his PhD in comparative African studies at the University of Tromsø in 1997. He was Research Director at CMI from 2000-2003 and Director of the U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre from 2002-2006. He has coordinated three CMI institutional cooperation programmes, and is currently the coordinator of the research group Democracy and Governance at CMI.