Faculty Specialist, START
Dr. Elizabeth Yates is a Faculty Specialist on the PIRUS (Individual Profiles in Radicalization) and BIAS (Bias Incidents and Actors Study) projects. Her research focuses on domestic terrorism and hate crimes, with an emphasis on far-right violence and extremism. She earned a doctorate in Sociology at the University of Pittsburgh, and a BA in International Relations at Tufts University.
- University of Pittsburgh, PhD, Sociology, Graduate Certificate in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, 2018
- University of Pittsburgh, MA, Sociology, 2014
- Tufts University, BA, Major: International Relations, Minor: Latin American Studies, Magna Cum Laude, 2008