Head, International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research (ICPVTR)
Rajaratnam School of International Studies
MA, University of Notre Dame; PhD, University of St Andrews. Member, Steering Committee, Homeland Security Policy Institute, George Washington University. Senior Fellow: Jebsen Centre for Counter Terrorism Studies, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy; Memorial Institute for the Prevention of Terrorism, Oklahoma. Member, International Advisory Committee, Journal for Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism. Author and Editor of 15 books, including: Inside Al Qaeda: Global Network of Terror, an international bestseller; Jane's Counter Terrorism (Lead Author), a handbook for counter terrorism practitioners; Countering Terrorism: Can We Meet the Threat of Global Violence? (with Michael Chandler, former Chairman, UN Monitoring Group on Mobility, Weapons and Finance).