Catherine Stevens

Catherine Stevens is currently obtaining her Ph.D. in Criminology, Criminal Justice, and Terrorism at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. She holds a BSc in Psychology and an MSc in Investigative and Forensic Psychology from the University of Liverpool, UK. Catherine focuses on the intersectionality of psychology and security – both domestically and internationally. Catherine’s research portfolio includes funded projects on emergency management and decision-making within volatile and uncertain environments (e.g., natural disasters, emergency service contexts) at the civilian and practitioner level; as well as peer-reviewed publications and research on vulnerable populations, human security, misogyny, and AI. She has presented her research across the United States and the United Kingdom.

Key ICCT Publications:

Perliger, A., Stevens, C., and Leidig, E. Mapping the Ideological Landscape of Extreme Misogyny. Research Paper, The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism, 26 January 2023