Stanislav Matějka is a Junior Research Fellow with the Defence and Security Programme at the GLOBSEC Policy Institute (GPI). The mission of the programme is to improve security of the transatlantic area by strengthening NATO and the EU. It does so by supporting strategic adaptation of NATO to new challenges, strengthening international intelligence, defence and security cooperation, and stimulating new ideas about European defence. Stanislav’s current research focuses mainly on intelligence and counterterrorism policies in transatlantic area and, particularly in Europe. He is currently mostly preoccupied with the research project aiming to analyse and eventually disrupt the crime-terror nexus. Stanislav obtained his Master degree in American studies at the Charles University in Prague.