Terrorism is a multi-layered phenomenon, the analysis of which is pursued at the CISS with an interdisciplinary and theory-based research approach. CISS research focuses in particular on the topics of Islamist terrorism in Europe, similarities between Islamist and right-wing ideologies and the significance of gender for terrorism.

CISS analyzes global and European counter-terrorism strategies and examines their impact on democratic processes.

Contact: PD Dr habil. Eva Herschinger