Dr. Alice LoCicero

2018 Anthony J. Marsella Award Winner Dr. Alice LoCicero

Alice LoCicero, Ph.D., is president of the Society for the Study of Peace and Conflict (Division 48 of the American Psychological Association). A researcher, scholar, clinician and social justice advocate, she is the past-president of the Society for Terrorism Research, and the author of Why Good Kids Turn Into Deadly Terrorists: Deconstructing the Boston Marathon Bombers and Others Like Them and Creating Young Martyrs: Conditions that Make Dying in a Terrorist Attack Seem Like a Good Idea. Her recent scholarship has documented the costs of U.S. counterterrorism policies and the American Psychological Association’s alliance with the U.S. military.