Dr. Colin P. Clarke is the Director of Policy and Research at The Soufan Group. Dr. Clarke’s research focuses on domestic and transnational terrorism, international security, and geopolitics. Clarke serves on the editorial board of three of the leading scholarly journals in the field of terrorism studies, Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, Terrorism and Political Violence, and Perspectives on Terrorism. He has testified before Congress on numerous occasions as an expert witness on a range of terrorism-related issues, appears frequently in the media to discuss national security-related matters, and has published several books on terrorism, including his most recent, “After the Caliphate: The Islamic State and the Future Terrorist Diaspora.” He tweets at @ColinPClarke.
The terrorism landscape over the next two to three years will become more diverse and more fragmented. with actors being empowered by advances in emerging technologies.