Below are people, books, articles, and other media I highly recommend to others. Included on this page are my expert lists by topic. These are people I respect and rely on for good information and insight on different topics.
Last Updated: August 6, 2012
- Dr. Will McCants- Founder- Jihadica, Center for Strategic Studies, CNA
- Dr. Thomas Hegghammer– Current Jihadica editor and member of FFI in Norway
- Dr. Brynjar Lia– Jihadica contributor and Head of FFI, Norway’s international terrorism research division.
- Vahid Brown- Author of Cracks in the Foundation, Princeton University
- Dr. Asad Ahmed– Professor, Washington University
- Dr. Rebecca Molloy– Independent Consultant, PHD- New York University
- Dr. Joseph Felter– Professor, Stanford University
- Dr. Jacob Shapiro– Professor, Princeton University
- Dr. David Malet– Professor, Colorado State University
- Stephanie Kaplan- ABD, MIT
- Dr. Sudhir Venkatesh, Columbia University
- Dr. Afshon Ostovar- Center for Strategic Studies, CNA
Law Enforcement/ Smart Policing
- Dr. Geoff Porter- Independent Consultant, North Africa Risk Consulting, PHD- New York University
- Dr. Ken Menkhaus- Professor, Davidson College
Terrorist Use of the Internet
- Aaron Weisburd, University of Illinois-Chicago, the Internet Haganah and SOFIR
- Daniel Kimmage, Senior Fellow at the Homeland Security Policy Institute
Terrorism and Counterterrorism
- Dr. Bruce Hoffman, Georgetown University, Author of Inside Terrorism (definitive book for studying terrorism), overall Godfather of Terrorism and Counterterrorism Research.
Terrorism in the United States