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First NameLast NameUniversityPhDCountry FocusKeywordsAvailability
Madiha Afzal University of Maryland PhD Pakistan education, extremism, terrorism, Pakistan, counterterrorism, countering violent extremism, preventing violent extremism, radicalization, attitudes, public opinion, political economy, elections Media Contact
Aisha Ahmad University of Toronto PhD Somalia, Afghanistan, Pakistan Terrorism, Political Islam, Civil Wars, Transnational Crime, Informal Economies Media Contact
Mary Beth Altier New York University PhD Terrorism, radicalization, disengagement, political violence, political behavior, elections, voting, ethnic conflict, nationalism, civil conflict, international security, foreign policy. Media Contact
Amina Asim Northwestern University PhD Political communication, transnational media, politics, history, film, feminism, news, network theory, new media, technology, mass media, social networks, communication, documentary Media Contact
Katherine Barbieri University of South Carolina PhD International Trade, Trade Statistics, Trade & Conflict, Interdependence, War, International Political Economy, Development, Economic Incentives, Counterinsurgency, Behavioral Economics, Trade between enemies, Economic Activities in War Zones, Illegal Trade Media Contact
Caglayan Baser Loyola University Chicago PhD Candidate Turkey Conflict Processes & War, Gender And Politics, Political Violence, Terrorism Media Contact
Laura Bell West Texas A&M University PhD Lebanon assassination, terrorism, political violence, the Middle East and North Africa, repression Media Contact
Nora Bensahel American University PhD military, defense, national security, defense policy, military operations, Army, alliances, international security, international relations Media Contact
Yelena Biberman Skidmore College PhD Pakistan, India unconventional warfare, militias, terrorism, counterinsurgency Media Contact
Talene Bilazarian University of Oxford PhD Candidate UK, US counter-extremism, counter-terrorism, policing, local counter-terrorism policy Media Contact
Jessica Maves Braithwaite University of Arizona PhD civil war, nonviolent resistance, repression, democratization, coups, conflict diffusion Media Contact
Erica Chenoweth University of Denver PhD political violence, terrorism, nonviolent resistance, protest, counterterrorism, democratization, foreign policy Media Contact
Julie Chernov Hwang Goucher College PhD Indonesia, Malaysia, Turkey Terrorism, disengagement, political violence, Islamist parties, political Islam, Indonesia, Malaysia Media Contact
Bridget Coggins University of California, Santa Barbara PhD Somalia, Northeast Asia Secession, civil war, diplomatic recognition, rebel diplomacy, terrorism, maritime piracy, illicit trafficking, state failure Media Contact
Mai'a Cross Northeastern University PhD European crises, security, diplomacy, transatlantic relations, Paris climate summit, COP21 Media Contact
Donna Divine Smith College PhD Israel and Palestine terrorism, boycott, divestment, sanctions, Media Contact
Priya Dixit Virginia Tech PhD South Asia, United States Terrorism and counterterrorism, causes of war, identity politics Media Contact
Jennifer Philippa Eggert University of Warwick PhD Candidate Lebanon, Syria, Palestine, Israel, Germany, UK, France Terrorism, extremism, political violence, war, civil war, conflict, migration, integration, diversity, women, gender, culture, Islam, intercultural relations, interfaith dialogue, Islam in Europe, Islam in the West, ISIS, IS, Islamic State, Daesh, foreign fighters, terrorist organisations, militias, Lebanese Civil War, Islamism Media Contact
Chelsea Estancona University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill PhD Candidate civil war, rebel groups, natural resources, terrorism, militias Media Contact
Kathryn Fisher National Defense University PhD International Relations, security studies, insecurity, discourse, identity construction, international political sociology, critical security studies, relational/interpretive research methodologies, poststructural discourse analysis, boundaries, critical terrorism studies, counterterrorism, British counterterrorism law, pedagogy/andragogy, language, legitimacy. Media Contact
Page Fortna Columbia University PhD terrorism civil war peacekeeping cease-fire peace agreement Media Contact
Ulrike Esther Franke University of Oxford PhD Candidate UK, Germany, US Drones, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Remotely Piloted Aerial Vehicles, Technology and War, Revolution in Military Affairs, Killer Robots, German Defense Policy, European Defense Policy, EU, Brexit Media Contact
Emily Kalah Gade University of Washington PhD Candidate Political Violence, Conflict, Non-violent Resistance, Civilians in Conflict, Terrorism, Civil War, Insurgency, Peacekeeping, Noncombatant immunity, Text as Data Media Contact
Caron Gentry University of St Andrews PhD gender, terrorism, political violence, women Media Contact
Anna Getmansky University of Essex PhD Israel international relations, intrastate conflict, terrorism, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Syrian refugees in Turkey Media Contact
Margaret Gonzalez-Perez Southeastern Louisiana University PhD Terrorism, female suicide bombers, Middle East politics, international relations, religion and politics, political violence Media Contact
Erin Kearns University of Alabama PhD Terrorism, counterterrorism, media, public perception Media Contact
Veronica Kitchen University of Waterloo PhD Canada security studies, gender, international relations, counter-terrorism Media Contact
Autoosa Kojoori University of Nevada Las Vegas PhD Iran MENA MENA, Political Instability, Political Conflict, Terrorism, Inequality, Development, Social media and mobilization, Revolutions, Human Rights, Islam, Religion, factionalism Media Contact
Adrienne LeBas American University PhD Kenya, Nigeria, Zimbabwe African elections, political violence, electoral violence, political parties, social movements, protest, urban politics, Boko Haram, terrorism, public opinion, Lagos, taxation, rule of law Media Contact
Chia-yi Lee Nanyang Technological University PhD international political economy, energy and resource politics, foreign direct investment, terrorism, political methodology No Media Contact
Andrea Malji Transylvania University PhD India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nigeria ISIS, Al Qaeda, terrorism, political violence, suicide terrorism, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nigeria, Islam, Boko Haram Media Contact
Ioana Emy Matesan Wesleyan University PhD Egypt, Indonesia Political violence, terrorism, deradicalization, comparative democratization, political Islam, Middle East politics Media Contact
Jennifer Merolla University of California, Riverside PhD U.S. 2016 Election, terrorism, public opinion, immigration, women and politics Media Contact
Sara Moller School of Diplomacy and IR, Seton Hall University PhD Candidate Media Contact
Catherine Moore University of Baltimore School of Law PhD Candidate human rights, guantanamo, torture, law of armed conflict, national security, privacy, Internet, free speech Media Contact
Gjylbehare Bella Murati Ghent/Belgium PhD Kosovo, Serbia, Albania, Macedonia and Bosnia and Hecegovina Human rights, rule of law, state-building, democratization, transitional justice. Media Contact
Costanza Musu University of Ottawa PhD European Union, Canada, Israel European Union Foreign Policy, Middle East politics, Arab Israeli conflict, Western policy towards the Middle East, antiquities looting, terrorism financing Media Contact
Susan Norman Hobart and William Smith Colleges PhD Colombia, Bolivia, Conflict, Drugs, Development Media Contact
Candice Ortbals Pepperdine University PhD Spain Terrorism, violent conflict, prostitution, comparative methods, social movements, local politics, democratization, Spanish Politics, Latin American Politics, revolution, protest No Media Contact
Elizabeth Pearson King's College London PhD Candidate Nigeria, UK extremism, gender, women, Jihad, counter-Jihad, Boko Haram, ISIS, radicalisation, violent extremism, CVE, terrorism Media Contact
Katharine Petrich Northeastern University PhD Candidate Terrorism, Transnational Crime, South Asia, Latin America, Africa Media Contact
Marina Petrova University of Essex PhD Candidate Yemen intrastate conflict, contentious politics, quantitative methods, violent and nonviolent dissent, non-state actors, international relations Media Contact
Lori Poloni-Staudinger Northern Arizona University PhD France, Spain, Germany, US Terrorism, Women and Terrorism, Women in Politics, Social Movements, Political Participation, Europe Media Contact
Kanica Rakhra Jawaharlal Nehru University PhD Candidate India, Iran, South Asia, Middle East Emotions, Prestige, Norms, Political Psychology, Social Identity, Nuclear Politics, Nuclear Disarmament, South Asia, Middle East Media Contact
Ayesha Ray King's College, Pennsylvania PhD India, Pakistan Civil-Military Relations, Security, Conflict, Terrorism, South Asia Media Contact
Jacqueline Reich Chestnut Hill College PhD arms control, nuclear nonproliferation, science and international public policy, government legitimacy in China, climate change debate, global education, democratization, U.S. foreign policy, realism, balance of power, international organizations, terrorism, international relations theory, U.S. primacy Media Contact
Melanie Richter-Montpetit University of Sheffield (UK) PhD USA International Relations; War and Security Studies; Feminist, Queer and Decolonial theory and politics. Media Contact
Belgin San-Akca Koc University PhD Media Contact
Rumela Sen Cornell University PhD Candidate India, Nepal, South Asia Insurgency, South Asia, Maoist, Peacebuilding, Peace, Conflict, India, Surrender, Rehabilitation Media Contact
Christine Sixta Rinehart University of South Carolina PhD Egypt, Israel, Palestine, Iran, Columbia, Mexico International Terrorism Counterterrorism and Security Female Terrorism United States' Foreign Policy Media Contact
Linda Skitka University of Illinois at Chicago PhD Ideological differences; ideological disagreements; moral politics; procedural justice; distributive justice Media Contact
Cecilia Emma Sottilotta LUISS University, Rome PhD Italy political risk, southern europe Media Contact
Lisa Stampnitzky University of Sheffield PhD USA terrorism, political violence, war on terror, expertise, terrorism experts, torture, human rights, international law, international norms, political discourse Media Contact
Megan Stewart American University PhD East Timor, Eritrea, Lebanon Insurgencies, civil war, state-building, state formation, political violence, post-conflict reconstruction, governance, secession Media Contact
Ratan Sudha Augusta University PhD Media Contact
Ora Szekely Clark University PhD Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Palestine, Jordan Non-state military actors, Middle East, civil war, political violence. Media Contact
Rebekah Tromble Leiden University PhD United States, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan media and politics, digital media, social media, Twitter, digital research methods, public discourse, public spheres, Muslim politics, Western Europe, United States, Central Asia, comparative politics, international relations Media Contact
Beth Elise Whitaker University of North Carolina, Charlotte PhD Kenya, Tanzania Migration and security in Africa, funding of rebel groups, politics of immigration, refugees, counter-terrorism, diaspora politics Media Contact
Anne Wolf University of Oxford PhD Candidate Tunisia, Morocco political Islam, terrorism, Ansar al-Sharia, Tunisia's Ennahda, Tunisia's Nidaa Tounes and secular party politics, elections, democratization, Moroccan foreign policy, Moroccan religious reforms, religious education in Morocco Media Contact
Corri Zoli Syracuse University PhD Quantitative Conflict, Laws of Armed Conflict, International Humanitarian Law, International Law, International Security, Security Studies, Terrorism, Islamic Studies, Mixed Methods, Qualitative Methods, U.S. Military and Defense Policy, U.S. Servicemembers and Veterans Media Contact
Sherifa Zuhur University of California, Berkeley PhD Syria, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Iraq, Yemen Government/policy in Arab states U.S. Middle East foreign policy U.S. defense policy in the Middle East Counterterrorism in the Middle East Political development in the Middle East Media Contact