James Digby

Graduate Student
MA Cohort 2016


Religion and Violence, Counter-Terrorism


(2016) Bachelor of Arts (Hons), Theology – University of Cambridge, United Kingdom


James studies online "counter-narratives' aimed at disrupting the recruitment of vulnerable youths by ISIS and other terrorist organizations. He is interested in how these campaigns are funded and promoted, and how they inform our understanding of the relationship between religion and violence.



Teaching Assistant (F'16): GLOBL 1 - Global History, Culture, and Ideology

Teaching Assistant (W'17): GLOBL 2 - Global Socioeconomic and Political Processes

Teaching Assistant (S'17): GLOBL 110 - Global Culture and Ethics

Teaching Assistant (S'18): GLOBL 130 - Global Economy and Development