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Andrew Zammit

Andrew Zammit

Postdoctoral research fellow, terrorism and security, Victoria University
Dr Andrew Zammit is an academic researcher on terrorism and security, currently employed as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Victoria University’s Institute for Sustainable Industries & Liveable Cities (ISILC). He has a PhD in political science from Monash University, having completed a dissertation on roles and agency in transnational support for armed movements. He has worked on a range of terrorism and security related academic research projects since 2010, sometimes partnered with government agencies and departments, currently through the Applied Security Science Partnership (ASSP) at Victoria University which has conducted projects for the Victoria Police Counter Terrorism Command, the Department of Justice and Community Safety Victoria, the Department of Home Affairs and the Defence Science and Technology Group.. He has published widely on terrorism and violent extremism and contributes to public discussions of national security issues in Australia. He also contributes to the Addressing Violent Extremism and Radicalisation to Terrorism (AVERT) Research Network at Deakin University, sits on the editorial board of the Journal of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism and consults for Valens Global.

Will the Paris Olympics be a terrorist target? These three factors could be key

Jun 20, 2024 05:40 am UTC| Insights & Views Sports

In recent months, Islamic State has escalated its calls to attack sporting events in Europe. Governments are increasingly concerned about the specific threat the terrorist group poses to the upcoming Paris Olympics and...

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