Senior Lecturer in Policing and Criminal Investigations, University of West London
Dr Julia Rushchenko is an Associate Professor at the University of West London where she teaches Counter Terrorism and Organised Crime. She holds a PhD in Criminology from Utrecht University that she completed in the framework of the research project fully funded by the European Commission, and previously has held a number of academic appointments in the Netherlands, Germany and the USA. Besides her academic expertise, she regularly consults think tanks and NGOs on the issues of counter-extremism and radicalisation. Julia speaks Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Ukrainian, Italian and Portuguese languages.