Prof. Arie Perliger

Dr. Arie Perliger is a Professor and the director of the graduate

program in security studies at the School of Criminology and Justice

Studies, University of Massachusetts Lowell. Before his arrival to

UML, Dr. Perliger was the Director of Terrorism Studies and

Associate Professor at the Combating Terrorism Center and

Department of Social Sciences, US Military Academy at West Point.

In the past 18 years, Dr. Perliger was engaged in extensive study

of issues related to terrorism and political violence, security policy

and politics, politics and extremism of the Far Right in Israel,

Europe, and the US, Middle Eastern Politics and the applicability

of Social Network Analysis to the study of political violence. His

studies appeared in seven books and monographs, and in numerous

articles and book chapters and were cited in more than 1200

academic texts. Dr. Perliger was also engaged in training

practitioners from various agencies such as the FBI, CIA, and ICE.

Additionally, he provided professional briefings to high-rank officials from the government and military such as The Secretary of the Army, Army Chief of Staff, and SOCOM, AFRICOM, NORTHCOM and JSOC commanders. Dr. Perliger is also engaged in informing the public via contributions to various media platforms. His articles/interviews appeared, among others, in the NY Times, BBC and Newsweek.

Dr. Perliger is the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Democracy and Security, member of the editorial board of Studies in Conflict and Terrorism and a regular reviewer for various publishers and journals such as Columbia University Press, Chicago University Press, American Political Science Review, Journal of Politics and Journal of Peace Research.

Professor and Director of Security Studies, School of Criminology and Justice Studies, The University of Massachusetts Lowell, United States

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