Andrew Glazzard is a Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow at the United States Institute for Peace (USIP) and an associate professor at the Cyber Threats Research Centre at Swansea University.
Previously, he was director of the national security studies program and a senior research fellow at the Royal United Services Institute from 2015 to 2020. Before then, he worked for over 20 years in the U.K.’s Ministry of Defence, but has also spent shorter periods working in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Home Office.
Glazzard has worked on research projects at the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation at King’s College London and at Cambridge University. He has written widely on counter-terrorism and countering violent extremism, and currently focuses on strategic communications in counter-terrorism and on risk management approaches to radicalization and terrorism. He is a co-author of “Conflict, Violent Extremism and Development: New Challenges, New Responses.”
Key Publications include:
Glazzard, A. and Reed, A. After the Attack: Lessons for Governments and Journalists in Reporting Terrorist Incidents. The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism – The Hague, 14 June 2016.
This original report is published by the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and project CRAAFT. Post-Qadhafi Libya has played a pivotal role in the proliferation of small arms and light weapons (SALW) not only in the Middle East and North Africa but also in other regions, as far as West Africa and the Horn of […]
This perspective analyses potential SADC interventions and private military companies to combat Islamic State terrorism in Mozambique.
Since the end of 2016, Britain and the US have taken unprecedented steps to proscribe post-war radical right groups; National Action, Sonnenkrieg Division, and Feuerkrieg Division by the former, and the Russian Imperial Movement by the latter. While these groups are serial purveyors of online extremism and often celebrate terrorism in their fora, deeper similarities […]