Senior Research Associate
Benjamin Lee is a Senior Research Associate attached to the Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats (CREST) and based at the Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence. His research deals with the extreme right with a focus on extreme-right terrorism and the wider transnational extreme-right milieu.
Digital Extremisms: Readings in Violence, Radicalisation, and Extremism in Online Space Co-edited with Mark Littler. Palgrave Studies in Cybercrime and Cyber Security, 2020
‘It’s not paranoia when they are really out to get you’: the role of conspiracy theories in the context of heightened security. Behavioral Sciences of Terrorism and Political Aggression 9:1(2017): 4-20
Blind Networks in the Extreme Right, CREST Research
CREST Primer: The Counter Jihad Movement, CREST Research
CREST Primer: Understanding the Far-right Landscape, CREST Research
Overview of the Far-right, Commission for Countering Extremism