Tilde Rosmer

Assistant Professor

PhD Middle Eastern Studies, University of Oslo, Norway

MSt Hebrew and Jewish Studies, University of Oxford

MPhil History of Religion, University of Oslo

BA International Cultural Studies, University of Oslo

Languages: Norwegian, English, Hebrew

Research and Professional Activities

Rosmer’s research on collective identity formation and religious-political movements with a particular focus on Israel-Palestine is published in peer-reviewed journals such as the British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies; Journal of Palestine Studies; Die Welt des Islams; Journal of Islamic Studies and Cultural Dynamics. Rosmer’s book on the Islamic Movement in Israel will be published by University of Texas Press in 2022. Currently her research in the emerging field of Environmental Humanities focuses on awareness and knowledge of sustainability among Emirati youth.

Teaching Areas

Dr Tilde Rosmer teaches courses on critical thinking, Middle Eastern history, popular culture and sustainability. 

Rosmer, T. (2017) Agents of Change: How Islamist Women Activists in Israel Are Challenging the Status Quo. Die Welt des Islams, 57 (2017) 360-385.

Forthcoming (2022). The Islamic Movement in Israel. University Texas Press.

Forthcoming (2022) with Gergana Alzeer. Emirati Youth’s Perceptions of Green Branding. In Branding the Middle East, Ed. Stefan Wippel.