Experts Available: Westminster Attack

Following the attack outside of British Parliament, Carleton experts are available to comment.


Jez Littlewood
Assistant Professor, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Phone: 613-520-2600, ext. 6659

Littlewood teaches courses on intelligence and international affairs, terrorism and international security, and intelligence and national security. His research interests include proliferation and counter-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, terrorism, national and international security and intelligence. He served previously as an adviser to the Counter-Proliferation Department of the United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the United Nations Department for Disarmament Affairs and with HM Forces (Army) of the U.K.


Elliot Tepper
Distinguished Senior Fellow, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs and Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Security and Defence Studies

Phone: 613-225-8076 or 613-852-4262

Tepper has worked with national and international organizations on a broad range of topics and has been engaged with media throughout his career. He can offer commentary on international relations, nuclear issues, the United Nations and terrorism.


Alex Wilner
Assistant Professor, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Phone: 613-520-2600, ext. 6199

Wilner teaches classes on intelligence, international affairs and strategic foresight. His research focuses on the application of deterrence theory to contemporary security issues, like terrorism, violent radicalization, organized crime, cyber threats and proliferation. His books include Deterring Rational Fanatics and Deterring Terrorism: Theory and Practice. Prior to joining NPSIA, Wilner held a variety of positions at Policy Horizons Canada, the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto, the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) at the University of Maryland and the ETH Zurich in Switzerland.


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