Dr. Leena Malkki
- Visiting Researcher
- Lone Actor Violence
|Faculteit / Onderdeel:||Faculteit Governance and Global Affairs, Instituut Security and Global Affairs, Terrorism and political violence|
2511 DP Den Haag
Dr. Leena Malkki is a historian and political scientist specialised in terrorism and political violence in western countries. Her fields of interest include disengagement from terrorist campaigns, radicalization and counterradicalisation in the European context, history of terrorism, Finnish policies on countering violent extremism and terrorism, school shootings, lone wolf terrorism and leaderless resistance. She is currently on partial research leave from her position as the University Lecturer in European Studies at the University of Helsinki.
Dr. Malkki is currently working on a project which analyses school shootings and other types of lone actor violence from a cultural perspective.