(Islamic) terrorist attacks across Europe prompt questions about the relationship between terrorism and mental illness.
Scott Nicholas Romaniuk is a PhD Candidate in International Studies at the University of Trento, School of International Studies. He holds an MRes in Political Research from the University of Aberdeen, School of Politics and International Relations, a BA in History, and German Language and Literature from the University of Alberta, and a Certificate in Terrorism Studies from the University of St. Andrews, Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence (CSTPV). He is a recipient of the Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK) PhD grant focused on “International Politics and Conflict Resolution,” and is a Junior Affiliate of the Canadian Network for Research on Terrorism, Security, and Society (TSAS). His research focuses on asymmetric warfare, counterterrorism, international security, and foreign policy. He is a native speaker of English and is proficient in German and French.