Title: Research Administration Faculty Fellow/Instructor
Area of Interest: Criminology
Curriculum Vitae: CV
Dr. Murat Haner is a Research Administration Faculty Fellow/Instructor of Criminology at University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee. His research focuses on terrorism and political violence, examining the consequences of violence and the radicalization into, through, and out of terrorist organizations. Murat has conducted extensive fieldwork throughout the Middle East over the past 6 years as a Fulbright Fellow of the U.S. Department of State. He currently teaches “Politics of the Middle East”, “Introduction to Psychology of Intelligence”, “Terrorism and Homeland Security”, “Victimization”, and “Terrorism, Insurgency and Political Violence” at USF Sarasota.
He received his Ph.D. in criminal justice from the University of Cincinnati in 2016, his M.A. in political science from the same university in 2014, his M.S. in criminal justice from the University of Cincinnati in 2010, and his B.A. in security studies from School of Security Sciences-Ankara in 2006.
Research Areas: Terrorism and Society, Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism, Disengagement, Radicalization, Al-Qaeda, ISIS, PKK, Middle East and North Africa Politics, International Security.
Regions: Global, Middle East and North Africa, North America, South East Asia.
Haner, M., Benson, M. & Cullen, F. (2017) Being a Female Terrorist: The Role of Gender in the PKK. Victims & Offenders (under review)
Haner, Murat (2017). The Freedom Fighter: A Terrorist’s Own Story. New York: Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group LLC).
Haner, M, Wichern, A. & Fleenor, M. (2017). The Turkish Foreign Fighters and The Dynamics Behind Their Flow Into Syria And Iraq. Terrorism and Political Violence (Revise and Resubmit)
Haner, M. & Lee, H. (2017). Placing School Victimization in a Global Context. Victims and Offenders. DOI: 10.1080/15564886.2017.1361675
Haner, Murat (2015). Frank Serpico. In S. Chermak and Frankie Y. Bailey (Eds.). Crimes of the Centuries: An Encyclopedia of Notorious Crimes, Criminals, and Criminal Trials in American History (pp. 702-704). Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO
Haner, Murat (2015) Watergate Scandal. In Steven Chermak and Frankie Y. Bailey (Eds.). Crimes of the Centuries: An Encyclopedia of Notorious Crimes, Criminals, and Criminal Trials in American History (pp. 829-831). Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO