Sara Mahmood is a Senior Research Analyst with the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Her research centers on terrorism, religious extremism and political violence. She has also focused on gender and security issues, specifically within Pakistan. Her work has been published by The Diplomat, Combating Terrorism Center Sentinel, The News and The Nation in Pakistan. She can be reached at email@example.com.