Researcher and Senior Project Manager, The International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT), The Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya, Israel
Dafne Beri is a Researcher and Senior Project Manager at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya. She is the Managing Editor of the International Counter-Terrorism Review (ICTR) and Vice President of the Youth Atlantic Treaty Association's (YATA) Israel chapter. Dafne also serves as a Teaching Assistant at the IDC. Prior to her current position, she served as a Researcher & Project Coordinator at the ICT.
Dafne holds an MSc in Conflict Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), UK. The topic of her MSc thesis was "The Logic of Political Survival and the Politics of Peace: PKK-Turkey and EZLN-Mexico in Comparative Perspective". She holds a BA in Political Science & World Islamic and Middle East Studies from McGill University, Canada, where she graduated with Distinction. Her research interests include terrorism, counter-terrorism, Middle East politics and conflict resolution with a focus on Turkey and Israel. She fluently speaks Turkish, English, French, and has an intermediate level knowledge of Hebrew, Spanish, and Arabic.