Andrea Fatica

Director of Field Coordination & Ethics Review [line] Ms. Fatica has a background in communications and psychology, with over 10 years of experience in academic and private sector social science research settings. She received an M.A. in Forensic Psychology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY, in conjunction with a Certificate in Terrorism Studies;…

Nafees Hamid

Research Fellow Nafees Hamid is a Frederick Bonnart-Braunthal Trust scholar in the Terrorism and Organized Crime Unit in University College London’s department of Security and Crime Science, and an associate fellow at the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism – The Hague. His research focuses on the psychology of radicalization as well as the rise of right-wing…

Ángel Gómez

Senior Fellow Ángel Gómez is an Associate Professor of Social Psychology, and the director of the Research group “Social psychology of inter and intragroup relations. Strategies for improvement” at Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, UNED, Madrid, Spain, where he received his PhD in 1998. Together with Prof. William B. Swann Jr., he is one of…

Victoria F. Haynes

Senior Fellow [line] Dr. Victoria F. Haynes is former president and chief executive officer of  RTI International, a global independent, nonprofit research, and development organization that provides a wide range of research and technical services to government and commercial clients worldwide.  Before joining RTI in 1999, Victoria held leadership and managerial positions at  Monsanto Company…

Rumen Iliev

Young Investigator [line] Rumen Iliev is postdoctoral researcher at Northwestern University / University of Michigan. His work in on the overlap between cognition, morality and culture. He has conducted research on sacred values, the role of causal perception in moral reasoning, and on context effects in moral choice. A recent interest is automated text analysis…

Lucía López-Rodríguez

Young Investigator Lucía has been a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Psychology at University of Almeria (UAL) and at University of Granada (UGR) in Spain. She has been a Research Assistant in a funded project regarding the intercultural relations between host and immigrant populations (especially between Spanish and Moroccan people living in Spain). Her…

Rachida Moukni

Research Fellow [line] Rachida Moukni has 25 years of experience working with Moroccan youth, and 34 years in the fields of education and vocational training. Ms. Moukni has held several senior positions at the Ministry of National Education of Morocco. Other former positions include: professor of French; Senior Educational and Vocational Guidance Counselor; Master Trainer…

Nadine Obeid

Research Fellow [line] Nadine Obeid, PhD is a clinical psychologist who is interested in the multiple facets of perception, identity, conflict and its resolution in both her research and clinical work. Her research work has included qualitative and quantitative studies in Lebanon with diverse religious communities, looking at the roles of sacred values and moral…

Bethany Ojalehto

Young Investigator [line] bethany ojalehto is a graduate student in Cognitive Psychology at Northwestern University. Her research explores how people conceptualize agency and ecologies, with a focus on cultural variation in concepts of nonhuman beings (plants, animals, and other natural kinds) and human relationships with their environments. She has been fortunate to develop these research…

Katie O’Neill

Young Investigator [line] Dr Katie O’Neill, originally from the Washington, DC area, has been researching into the background of the Northern Ireland conflict for many years. She has a BS from the University of Maryland and recently completed a PhD at Queen’s University, Belfast, writing a pioneering thesis based on extensive interviews with former combatants…