Dr. Silvia D’Amato is Assistant Professor at the Institute of Global and Security Affairs at Leiden University in The Hague. She has previously worked at the European University Institute as Max Weber Fellow and she holds a PhD in Political Science from the Scuola Normale Superiore in Florence. Her research interests include, terrorism and counterterrorism, international security, and military interventions. She also previously served as an ICCT Editorial Board member. 

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Key ICCT Publications:

D'Amato, S., and Baldaro, E. Counter-Terrorism in the Sahel: Increased instability and political tensions. Perspective, The International Centre for Counter-Terrorism, 7 July 2022.