Tiana Gaudette

Tiana Gaudette is a Research Associate at the International CyberCrime Research Centre (ICCRC) at Simon Fraser University (SFU) and a Research Assistant on a Public Safety Canada-funded project exploring the landscape of right-wing extremism in Canada. In addition, she was a Research Assistant on a number of Public Safety Canada-funded and UNESCO-funded projects which explored ways to combat radicalization and violent extremism. Her research interests broadly include terrorists’ and extremists’ use of the internet, cyberterrorism, right-wing extremism and terrorism, preventing violent extremism, and research methods. Her work has been published in Studies in Conflict and Terrorism and Perspectives on Terrorism, as well as in several edited book collections and the VOX-Pol Network of Excellence Blog. She has also presented her work at the American Society of Criminology (ASC) Annual Meeting, the Western Society of Criminology (WSC) Annual Conference, the International Network for Hate Studies (INHS) Conference, and the VOX-Pol Conference. Tiana recently earned an MA in criminology from SFU.

Contact Information:
Email: tgaudett@sfu.ca

Relevant Publications:

Gaudette, T., Davies, G., & Scrivens, R. (In Press). Criminological Perspectives on the Toronto 18. In K. Roach, M. Nesbitt, & D. C. Hofmann (Eds.), The Toronto 18 Terrorism Trials. Calgary: University of Calgary Press. Forthcoming, 2020.

Scrivens, R., & Gaudette, T. (In Press). Terrorists’ and Violent Extremists’ Use of the Internet and Cyberterrorism. In T. J. Holt (Ed.), Crime Online: Causes, Correlates and Context, Fourth Edition. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press. Forthcoming, 2020.

Scrivens, R., Venkatesh, V., Bérubé, M., & Gaudette, T. (2019). Combating Violent Extremism: Voices of Former Right-Wing Extremists. Studies in Conflict and Terrorism.

Bérubé, M., Scrivens, R., Venkatesh, V., & Gaudette, T. (2019). Converging Patterns in Pathways in and out of Violent Extremism: Insights from Former Canadian Right-Wing Extremists. Perspectives on Terrorism, 13(6), 73-89.

Scrivens, R. Gaudette, T., Davies, G., & Frank, R. (2019). Searching for Extremist Content Online Using The Dark Crawler and Sentiment Analysis. In M. Deflem & D. Silva (Eds.), Methods of Criminology and Criminal Justice Research. Emerald Publishing.

Gaudette, T., Davies, G., & Scrivens, R. (2018). Upvoting Extremism, Part II: An Assessment of Extreme Right Discourse on Reddit. VOX-Pol Network of Excellence Blog.

Gaudette, T., Davies, G., & Scrivens, R. (2018). Upvoting Extremism, Part I: An Assessment of Extreme Right Discourse on Reddit. VOX-Pol Network of Excellence Blog.

Gaudette, T., Scrivens, R., & Davies, G. (2018). The Future of Detecting Extreme-Right Sentiment Online. VOX-Pol Network of Excellence Blog.