Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Sebastian Lindberg is a doctoral researcher at the Doctoral Programme in History and Cultural Heritage (Faculty of Arts) at University of Helsinki. His dissertation project is titled The Grey Eminence in the Eye of the Storm: Carl Enckell and Finland's Foreign Policy 1944-1950. The research deals with Enckell's role in the formulation of Finnish foreign policy in the aftermath of the Second World War, Enckell's political views, and professional network. The approach is biographical and deeply contextual and draws methodologically from New Diplomatic History.

Research fields of interest:

  • New Diplomatic History
  • Modern political history
  • Biography
  • Minority history
  • University history

Education/Academic qualification

History, Master of Arts

Award Date: 31 Jan 2019

Fields of Science

  • 615 History and Archaeology