Magnfridur Juliusdottir

Lecturer, Supervisor

Magnfridur Juliusdottir


Short Bio

Associate Professor in Geography, University of Iceland, from August 2001
Chair, Department of Geography and Tourism in 2007 and 2011

Ph.D. post, Lund University, Sweden. From 1996-2000. Title of Ph.D. project: Women heading households in Zimbabwe: Mobility, livelihood and contested spaces.

Ph.D. research and courses, teaching and administration at the Dept. of Human Geography.


Gender, ethnicity and mobility in a globalized world, with focus on southern Africa, Iceland and Northern Europe. North-South relations, geopolitics and development.

Gendered access to resources, including land in Africa and grants to regional development in Iceland. Regional development policy.


  • PhD, Human Geography, Lund University


University of Iceland