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Last Name
London School of Economics
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Indonesia, Jihad, Militant Islam, Militant Islamism, Terrorism, Militancy, Political Islam, Jemaah Islamiyah, Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Singapore, Counter-Terrorism
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About Me

Judith Jacob is a PhD candidate in the Department of International History at the London School of Economics (LSE). Her doctoral thesis traces the ideological developments of militant Islamist groups in post-colonial Indonesia.

Prior to beginning her doctorate, Ms Jacob worked as the lead global terrorism analyst at the Risk Advisory Group in London. She continues to work as a private consultant and security analyst for several leading political and security risk firms, including IHS Jane’s and Protection Group International.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore
Expertise by Geography
Asia, Southeast Asia
Expertise by Chronology
Modern, 20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Politics, Rebellion & Revolution, Religion