Prof. Rik Coolsaet is Professor of International Relations at Ghent University (Belgium). He is Chair of the Department of Political Science at Ghent University and Senior Associate Fellow at the Egmont Institute (Royal Institute for International Relations) in Brussels. He was invited to join the original European Commission Expert Group on Violent Radicalisation (established 2006) and is member of the European Network of Experts on Radicalisation (ENER). One of his latest book publications is: Jihadi Terrorism and the Radicalisation Challenge. European and American Experiences (Ashgate, October 2011).
Prof. Rik Coolsaet is Professor of International Relations at Ghent University (Belgium)