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I have been a Ph.D. Candidate in history at the Department of History since September 2015. Before that I studied Medicine, English and archival science, and worked as a research assistant at the department (2013-2015).

My research is focused on Sweden, the Mediterranean and the Ottoman world in the period 1680-1830. The Ph.D. project Defiant Servitude. Consuls and free agents in Ottoman North Africa and the Levant, 1710-1770 aims at, by conducting comparative multinational archival research, examine and analyse the agency and various relations of consuls in Swedish service active along the Mediterranean frontiers. Special focus is set on George Logie (1694-1776) and his circle concerning trade, diplomacy and family/dynasty.

Other research interests include maritime history, Consular studies, global history, Ottoman studies and archival science.

Research

About the research

I have been a Ph.D. Candidate in history at the Department of History since September 2015. Before that I studied medicine, languages and archival science. I worked as a research assistant at the department 2013-2015.

My research is focused on Sweden, the Mediterranean and the Ottoman world in the period 1680-1830. My Ph.D. project The House of Logie: A global microhistory of consulship and life in the 18th century aims at, by conducting comparative multinational archival research, examine and analyse a number of consular families active along the Mediterranean frontier. Special focus is set on George Logie (1694-1776) and his circle concerning trade, diplomacy and family/dynasty.

Other research interests include maritime history, Consular studies, global history, Ottoman studies and archival science.

I am a member of the Swedish Society of Maritime History.

Publications

Editorships (1)
Articles (2)
Book chapters (3)
Conference contributions (5)
Reviews (4)
Articles in specialist publications and popular press (1)

Research portal (Lund University)

Other tasks and qualifications

Since autumn 2016, I am teaching a course in Peace and Conflict Studies (FKV A:12:1) at the Department of Political Science.

Gustaf Fryksén

Doctoral Student, Assistant
History
Department of History

Contact information

E-mail gustaf.fryksenhist.luse

Mobile +46 70 582 35 96

Room
A:419 (doctoral student)
LUX:A419 (assistant)

Visiting address Helgonavägen 3, Lund

Postal address Box 192, 221 00 Lund

Internal post code 30

Phone hours

9-16

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