Dr. Amira Jadoon is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Clemson University, prior to which she worked at the Combating Terrorism Center at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point from 2017 to 2022. Dr. Jadoon also holds external appointments at the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT-The Hague), the Stimson Center (Washington D.C), and the Center for Intelligence and Security Studies at the University at Akron.
She specializes in international security, counterterrorism and counterinsurgency, and terrorism and employs a combination of quantitative and qualitative tools to study these topics. She has published in numerous journals including International Studies Quarterly, Foreign Policy Analysis, International Interactions, Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, Terrorism and Political Violence, and has two co-authored forthcoming books on the Islamic State’s Global Provinces (Columbia University Press) and the Islamic State Khorasan (Lynne Rienner). Her work has also been cited in U.S. and international media outlets, including The Washington Post, CNN, BBC, Stars and Stripes, Voice of America, and Foreign Policy.