Ma’ayan Amar is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Counter Terrorism and Homeland Security from American University. She obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor and majored in Psychology with a minor in Criminal Justice.
Her research interests throughout undergraduate and graduate school include far-right extremisim, intelligence analysis, international/domestic counterterrorism strategy, and digital footprinting. She is dual citizen possessing both an American and Israeli citizenship. She is a native English speaker with intermediate proficiency in Hebrew.