Stian Johansen Tiller

Master's Student

Stian Johansen Tiller
Stian Johansen Tiller left PRIO in 2009. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.

Research Interests

The peace effort of the Palestine Conciliation Commission,  1949-1951. Why was the PCC unsuccessful in negotiating a peace settlement between Israel and the Arab states? What was the influence and position of the PCC during the negotiations, and how did this affect the outcome?


The following publications are specific to the PRIO Middle East Centre. A more complete list is available at

All Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Tiller, Stian Johansen & Hilde Henriksen Waage (2011) Powerful State, Powerless Mediator: The United States and the Peace Efforts of the Palestine Conciliation Commission, 1949–51, International History Review 33(3): 501–524.

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