Doctoral student, Religious Studies, Brown University
Megan McBride is currently working on her Ph.D. in Religious Studies, focusing on religious violence and terrorism, at Brown University. She has an M.A. in Liberal Arts from the Great Books program at St. John's College, and an M.A. in Government from Johns Hopkins University where her thesis led to the article, "The Logic of Terrorism: Existential Anxiety, the Search for Meaning, and Terrorist Ideologies" (Terrorism and Political Violence, 2011).
Areas of Interest: Terrorist threats, Iraq war