Jessica Beyer

Jessica is a Research Scientist in the Henry M. Jackson School for International Studies and at TASCHA. Her current research focuses on cybersecurity issues, particularly non-state actors and international security. Her past research explored political mobilization and online culture emerging from highly populated online communities such as Anonymous ( and World of Warcraft. In 2012, she won the Association of Internet Researcher’s Dissertation Award. Her book, Expect Us: Online Communities and Political Mobilization, was be published by Oxford University Press in 2014. Jessica holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Washington.