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Dr. Julian Droogan is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Security Studies and Criminology, Macquarie University where he is the Editor-in-Chief of the international Journal of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism (Routledge).
Julian’s academic background encompasses the anthropology and history of religions. His research interests include countering violent extremism, religious radicalisation, extremist narratives, and the history of terrorism and political violence.
Julian leads a number of funded research projects including the evaluation of countering violent extremism (CVE) programs in Australia, an ongoing partnership with the New South Wales (NSW) government looking at ways to install and evaluate counter terrorism and social resilience projects in NSW communities, and an Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery grant project examining the relationship between online extremist materials and real-world violent extremist action. He serves on the NSW Premier’s Countering Violent Extremism Advisory Board.
As well as supervising a number of PhD and Masters of Research students in the field of terrorism studies, Julian currently convenes the unit PICT113: Terrorism in the 21st Century as part of the Bachelor of Security Studies, and PICT802: Terrorism as part of the Masters in Counter Terrorism.
Funded Research Projects
- 2017: Evaluating CVE. All Together Now. $18,000.
- 2017: CT and CVE for Bangladesh Police. DFAT Australia Awards Fellowship. $235,000.
- 2016: Understanding Online Radicalisation. Australian Research Council. $285,000.
- 2015: Countering Violent Extremism in NSW. Funding from NSW Government. $100,000.
- 2014: Countering Violent Extremism Workshop. Funding from Federal AGs & Police. $25,000.
- 2011: Mapping Violence in Honiara. Funding from Australian Department of Defence. $18,000.
Graduate Certificate in Higher Education , Macquarie University
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Sydney
Bachelor of Arts (Hons), University of Sydney
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28/04/21 → 31/10/21
USIP: Racially and ethically motivated violent extremist (REMVE) Online Research – Australian Ecosystems
1/03/21 → 20/12/21
31/01/20 → 29/02/20
24/06/19 → 13/12/19
Waldek, L., Droogan, J. & Lumby, C., 30 Jan 2021, (In preparation) Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press (CUP). (Histories of Emotions and Senses: Elements)
Research output: Book/Report › Book › peer-review
Waldek, L., Ballsun-Stanton, B. & Droogan, J., 24 Nov 2020, The Interpreter.
Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/Website › ArticleOpen Access
Mapping networks and narratives of online right-wing extremists in New South Wales: executive summaryDepartment of Security Studies and Criminology, Macquarie University, 7 Sep 2020, Macquarie University. 2 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned reportOpen AccessFile4 Downloads (Pure)
9 Oct 2020, 72 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned reportOpen AccessFile10 Downloads (Pure)
Droogan, J. & Peattie, S., 2019, Islamophobia and radicalization: breeding intolerance and violence . Esposito, J. L. & Iner, D. (eds.). Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 139-158 19 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter › peer-review