Gilbert Ramsay is a lecturer in international relations at the Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence (CSTPV) at the University of St Andrews. He works on media, mobilization and political violence and is the author of Jihadi Culture on the World Wide Web (2013), a book based on his PhD thesis. He is co-editor of State Terrorism and Human Rights: International Responses since the End of the Cold War (2013) and Globalizing Somalia: Multilateral, International and Transnational Repercussions of Conflict (2013).