Megan K. McBride, Ph.D.

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Megan K. McBride is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Naval War College and a research analyst specializing in terrorism with a DC-area non-profit research and analysis organization. Her areas of expertise include terrorism, radicalization, religious and ideological violence, and theory of religion, and her current research explores the relationship between, and discourse surrounding, religion and violence in contemporary terrorist movements.

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  • Terrorism


Ph.D., Brown University, 2017, Religious Studies

M.A., Johns Hopkins University, 2010, Government

M.A., St. John’s College, 2004, Liberal Arts

B.A., Drew University, 2000, Psychology

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23rd International Seapower Symposium

Sep. 18, 2018
8:00 a.m.
U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

NATO’s Achilles Heel: Russian Political Warfare

Mar. 21, 2018
The National Interest
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