PhD defence committee member (Event)

Schmidt, J. D. (Chairman), Helene Maria Kyed (Member), Richard W. Whitecross (Member)

Activity: MembershipsMembership of review committee


Chairman of the the expert assessment committee for Line Kikkenborg Christensen, Department of Political Science PhD “Silence in the Land of the Thunder Dragon”

The PhD defence took place Monday 19th November 2018.

SUBJECT OF THE LECTURE: "The relationship between authority, religion and silence remains a relatively unexplored domain in studies about Bhutan. The assessment committee encourages LKC to reflect on this relationship and provide links to the thesis”

MEMBERS OF THE ASSESSMENT COMMITTEE: Johannes Dragsbæk Schmidt, Associate Professor, Aalborg University (chairman) Helene Maria Kyed, Senior researcher, Danish Institute for International Studies Richard W. Whitecross, Associate Professor, Edinburgh Napier University

Period19 Nov 2018
Event titlePhD defence committee member
Event typeOther
Locationcopenhagen, Denmark
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Silence
  • Bhutan