Eviane Leidig

Researcher

Eviane Leidig is an affiliated researcher at C-REX. She is a Research Fellow in Current and Emerging Threats at the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT) in The Hague, Netherlands. Her research specializes on the global far right, gender, and online radicalization, recruitment, and propaganda. Her regional expertise includes transnational connections between India, North America, and Europe.

Eviane is also Head of Policy at the Centre for Analysis of the Radical Right (CARR) and an Associate Fellow at the Global Network on Extremism & Technology (GNET). She is a co-founder and co-editor of the new Manchester University Press book series 'Global Studies of the Far Right'.

Eviane received her PhD in sociology from the University of Oslo, funded by C-REX for the duration of her doctoral studies. During her PhD, she was a VOX-Pol sponsored visiting researcher at the Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford, and a visiting researcher at New York University's department of Media, Culture, and Communication.

An outward facing researcher, Eviane regularly contributes to international media outlets and consults for policymakers, tech companies, and civil society organisations. 

For more, see her personal website: evianeleidig.com. She tweets @evianeleidig.

Tags: Nationalism, Postcolonial studies, Diaspora, Social media, Gender
Published Nov. 30, 2016 1:28 PM - Last modified May 12, 2021 3:48 PM

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