Marieke de Goede is Professor of Politics, with a focus on ‘Europe in a Global Order,’ at the Department of Politics of the University of Amsterdam, where she co-directs the research group ‘Transnational Configuration, Conflict and Governance.’ Follow her on Twitter @deGoede9

She received her PhD from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (UK) in 2001. She currently holds a Consolidator Grant of the European Research Council (ERC) with the theme: FOLLOW: Following the Money from Transaction to Trial ( De Goede’s research focuses on counter-terrorism and security practices in Europe, with a specific attention to the role of financial data. She is author of Speculative Security (University of Minnesota press, 2012) co-editor (with Louise Amoore) of Risk and the War on Terror (Routledge, 2008). Recently, she co-edited the special issue on ‘The Politics of the List,’ in Environment and Planning D: Society and Space. Her articles have appeared in leading international studies journals, including for example Review of International Studies, European Journal of International Relations and Journal of Common Market Studies.

De Goede is Associate Editor of Security Dialogue and Academic Chair of academic-cultural center SPUI25 in Amsterdam (

Previously, she worked as Senior Lecturer at the Department of European Studies of the University of Amsterdam. She received her doctorate in International Politics from the University of Newcastle in 2001. She previously held the Vera List Fellowship at the Graduate Faculty of the New School University in New York (1997-1998) and a post-doctoral Fellowship of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) (2001-2003).