“American National Security: the Threat of Terrorism”, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, April 2012.
“Violence and the Rule of Law,” Washington College of Law, American University, February 2012.
"How Conflict Ends,” Roundtable discussion, Midwest Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, April 2012.
“Weapon of the Weak? The Effects of State Capacity on Terrorism,” (with Cullen Hendrix) Midwest Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, April 2012. • “Tyrants and Terrorism:Why some Autocrats are Terrorized while Others are Not,” (with Justin Conrad and Courtenay Conrad) International Studies Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, Mar. 2012.
“Comparing Role-Specific Terrorist Profiles,” (with Paul Gill) American Society of Criminology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC Nov. 2011.