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I am Associate Professor of International Relations at the Department of Political Science, University of Innsbruck. I am also Dean of Studies at our Innsbruck School of Social and Political Sciences.
In my research, I primarily focus on Foreign Policy Analysis (group decision making, traits and perceptions, discourse networks), US Foreign and Security Policy as well as on (Counter)Terrorism.
Have a closer look at my current research projects, my list of publications and my courses to learn more about me and my work.
Groupthink is one of the most popular and extensively discussed approaches in studying small group ...Read More
Terrorgefahr – Italien wird von islamistischen Attacken verschont, weil der IS mit der N’drangheta im ...Read More
Read my latest interview on terrorism and counterterrorism ("Islam ist nur ein Vorwand") and listen ...Read More