Jacob N. Shapiro
Jacob N. Shapiro is Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University. His primary research interests are the organizational aspects of terrorism, insurgency, and security policy. Shapiro’s ongoing projects study the causes of support for militancy in Islamic countries, the relationship between public goods provision and insurgent violence in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the relationship between aid and political violence. His research has been published inInternational Security, International Studies Quarterly, Foreign Policy, Military Operations Research, and a number of edited volumes. Shapiro directs the Princeton Project on Governance, Development, and Political Violence. He is a Harmony Fellow at the Combating Terrorism Center at the United States Military Academy and served in the US. Navy and Naval Reserve. Ph.D. Political Science, M.A. Economics, Stanford University. B.A. Political Science, University of Michigan.