Enya Hamel is a researcher on counter-terrorism for the Defence and Security programme of GLOBSEC Policy Institute. She has also worked on projects related to European terrorism and Jihadism and co-authored two publications relating to the European crime-terror nexus. She is currently completing an International Master in Central and East European, Russian and Eurasian Studies at the University of Glasgow, UK. She also holds a Bachelor of Education and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Studies from Queen’s University, Canada. Her research interests include counter-terrorism, global security, comparative politics, social media campaign strategies, and post-Communist and post-Cold War transformations and developments.