Dyer was based at the Policy Exchange think tank, before working as a higher executive officer for the Preventing Extremism Unit at the Department for Education, where she wrote several papers on extremism within educational settings.
Dyer joined the Henry Jackson Society in January 2012. She is the co-author of ‘Al-Qaeda in the United States: A Complete Analysis of Terrorism Offenses’ and helped present its findings to Parliament, the White House and the National Counterterrorism Center.
Dyer specialises in women’s rights, as well as Islamism and terrorism. Her most recent report, ‘Honour’ Killings in the UK, was launched January 2015.
- Emily Dyer, Henry Jackson Society, accessed 2 July 2014.