Inga Kristina Trauthig

Inga Kristina Trauthig (PhD, King’s College London) is the research manager and a senior research fellow at the Center for Media Engagement (CME) at The University of Texas at Austin. Previously she has been a research fellow with the International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR) at the Department of War Studies at King’s College London and received an MLitt in Middle East, Caucasus and Central Asian Security Studies from the University of St Andrews. Over the last years, she has mainly focused on non-state actors in the Middle East and North Africa, particularly Libya. She is interested in broader issues concerning violent and non-violent extremism, emerging technologies and political competition with a focus on the online space. She is also an associate with the Institute of Middle Eastern Studies (IMES) at King’s College London or Candid Foundation in Berlin.