Dr Lella Nouri is a Lecturer of Criminology at Swansea University, specializing in terrorist use of the internet. Lella’s background is interdisciplinary in nature; she studied for her PhD in Politics and her MA in International Relations. Lella’s recent research has focused on the growing use of the internet by far-right extremist groups; currently she is leading an interdisciplinary team examining extreme far-right groups’ usage and influence on popular social media sites. She is also part of the University’s multidisciplinary cyberterrorism research project. From January-June 2018 she will be a visiting Fulbright Scholar at the Orfalea Center at UCSB.