11/29/2017

The Nexus of Global Jihad: Understanding Cooperation Among Terrorist Actors

Please join the Matthew B. Ridgway Center at 1:45 p.m., Mon., Dec. 4 in Posvar Hall room 3911 to hear Dr. Assaf Moghadam discuss “The Nexus of Global Jihad: Understanding Cooperation Among Terrorist Actors.”  

Dr. Moghadam is Associate Professor and Director of the MA Program in Government at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel, and is currently on leave from the IDC until the fall of 2019. He is Director of Academic Affairs at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT); a fellow at the Combating Terrorism Center at West Point (CTC); an Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science at Columbia University; and a Research Affiliate at the Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) at the University of Maryland. He is a Contributing Editor for the journal Studies in Conflict & Terrorism and the Book Review Editor for the journal Democracy & Security. He has authored or edited five books on terrorism and political violence, including Nexus of Global Jihad: Understanding Cooperation among Terrorist Actors (Columbia University Press, 2017), and the award winning The Globalization of Martyrdom: Al Qaeda, Salafi Jihad, and the Diffusion of Suicide Attacks (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008).

Dr. Assaf Moghadam
Monday, December 4, 2017
1:45 - 3:00 p.m.
Posvar Hall, 3911



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