Tiana Gaudette

Tiana  Gaudette
  • PhD Student
  • School of Criminal Justice
  • MA 2019, Simon Fraser University
  • BA 2016, Simon Fraser University
  • 134 Baker Hall
  • 655 Auditorium Rd.
  • East Lansing, MI 48824
  • (517) 355-6653


Curriculum Vitae

International CyberCrime Research Centre


Tiana Gaudette is a PhD student in the School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University and a Research Associate at the International CyberCrime Research Centre at Simon Fraser University. She is the project manager for The American School Shooting Study, an NIJ-funded study led by Dr. Steven Chermak (MSU), Dr. Joshua Freilich (John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY), and Dr. Brent Klein (University of South Carolina). She also serves as the International Student Representative for the MSU School of Criminal Justice Graduate Student Association. Tiana’s research interests broadly include terrorists’ and extremists’ use of the internet, left- and right-wing extremism and terrorism, and school shootings. Her work has been published in New Media & Society, Terrorism and Political Violence, and Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, as well as in several edited book collections. Tiana received her bachelor's degree in criminology and master's degree in criminology from Simon Fraser University.


Disengaged but Still Radical? Pathways Out of Violent Right-Wing Extremism

Year: 2022 Authors: Gaudette, T., Scrivens, R., & Venkatesh, V. Journal: Terrorism and Political Violence

Comparing Online Posting Typologies among Violent and NonViolent Right-Wing Extremists

Year: 2022 Authors: Scrivens, R., Davies, G., Gaudette, T., & Frank, R. Journal: Studies in Conflict & Terrorism

Criminological Perspectives on the Toronto 18

Year: 2021 Authors: Gaudette, T., Davies, G., & Scrivens, R. Journal: Manitoba Law Journal

Upvoting extremism: Collective identity formation and the extreme right on Reddit

Year: 2020 Authors: Gaudette, T., Scrivens, R., Davies, G., & Frank, R. Journal: New Media & Society

The Role of the Internet in Facilitating Violent Extremism: Insights from Former Right-Wing Extremists

Year: 2020 Authors: Gaudette, T., Scrivens, R., & Venkatesh, V. Journal: Terrorism and Political Violence

Combating Violent Extremism: Voices of Former Right-Wing Extremists

Year: 2019 Authors: Scrivens, R., Venkatesh, V., Bérubé, M., & Gaudette, T. Journal: Studies in Conflict & Terrorism