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Bart Collard

Bart Collard, MSc, External PhD candidate, lecturer and researcher at Police Academy of The Netherlands
Bart Collard

Bart Collard (1988) focuses on terrorism, animal rights (including human rights), organized crime, (counter-)surveillance and football hooliganism. He studied Criminology at the Leiden University (BA) and Investigative Criminology at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (MA). He worked as a police inspector with the Amsterdam police force (RPAA) from 2006 until 2017. Since 2018 he is a researcher and lecturer at the Police Academy of The Netherlands. He is currently working on his dissertation on the role of religion within contemporary terrorism. Collard also hosts www.devegansoof.nl, a philosophical website regarding animal ethics, on which he is one of the primary essayists. 

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