Jan Wójcik is a board member of the European Issues’ Institute, an independent think-tank based in Warsaw. Author of publications on terrorism and non-violent extremism. A columnist in the main Polish portal Wirtualna Polska and an online magazine reporting on violent and non-violent Islamism and promoting liberal and reformer Muslims euroislam.pl. He is a PhD student at the Center of Oriental Law Research at Wroclaw University where he works on “The Political thought of Yusuf al Qaradawi”. He holds a Master’s degree in Finance Management and a postgraduate degree in International Relations at Collegium Civitas, Warsaw. He researches on nascent Islamist and Salafi movements in Poland and their international connections.