Dr Stephane Baele (ExId Project Lead) is Senior Lecturer at the Department of Politics, University of Exeter. His multidisciplinary and multi-methods research on violent political actors’ language and communications has been published by journals such as Political Psychology, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Language & Social Psychology, Journal of Global Security Studies, Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, or Terrorism & Political Violence, among others. A recipient of 2 CREST awards (for research on ISIS communications then on the far-right “chan” forums), Stephane recently edited the volume “ISIS Propaganda: A Full-Spectrum Extremist Message” (with T. Coan and K. Boyd) at Oxford University Press. Dr Baele regularly engages with a range of security and law enforcement agencies.
PhD in Political Science, 2013
University of Namur (Académie Universitaire Louvain)