|Occupation||Author, consultant, scholar, and on the faculty of North Dakota State University|
|Alma mater||Augustana College (BA, 2000); University of Delaware (MA, 2002; PhD, 2006)|
|Notable works||Global Jihadism: Theory and Practice|
Education and career
He coined the phrase "jihobbyist" in his 2008 book Global Jihadism: Theory and Practice. It is used to denote a person who is not an active member of a violent jihadi organization such as Al-Qaeda or the Somali Al Shabaab, but who has a fascination with and enthusiasm for jihad and Islamic extremism.
In 2013, Brachman joined Wells Fargo's Emergency Incident Management Team.
- Stealing Al-Qa'ida's playbook, Jarret M. Brachman, William F. McCants, Combating Terrorism Center, U.S. Military Academy, 2006
- Militant ideology atlas: research compendium, William McCants, Jarret Brachman, United States Military Academy, Combating Terrorism Center, 2006
- Terrorism and the American experience: constructing, contesting and countering terrorism since 1793, Jarret M. Brachman, University of Delaware, 2007
- Global jihadism: theory and practice, Jarret Brachman, Taylor & Francis, 2008, ISBN 0-415-45241-4, ISBN 978-0-415-45241-0
- Jarret Brachman (2009-09-10). "The Next Osama; On the eighth anniversary of 9/11, it's time to finally confront al Qaeda's scary move toward modernization – and the charismatic sheikh who is leading the way". Foreign Policy. Retrieved 2012-06-09.
- Jarret Brachman (2012-06-08). "A unifying force lost". Foreign Policy. Retrieved 2012-06-09.
- "2009: The Year of Homegrown Terror". ABC News. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- All Things Considered (November 10, 2009). "Expert Discusses Ties Between Hasan, Radical Imam". NPR. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "Attack on CIA in Afghanistan Blamed on Double Agent". PBS NewsHour. January 5, 2010. Archived from the original on March 25, 2010. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "A serious terror case in years". Deccan Herald. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "'Jackal' gets to go to New York". HeraldTribune.com. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "Bio of Jarret Brachman". UGPTI. August 12, 2008. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- Angela Kennecke (May 14, 2008). "News for Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa". Keloland Television. Archived from the original on September 27, 2011. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- Michael Moss and Souad Mekhennet, "Rising leader for next phase of al Qaeda's war", The New York Times, April 4, 2008
- "Counter-terrorism experts say Jihad Jane represents a threat from online 'jihobbyists'". Oneindia News. March 20, 2010. Retrieved May 27, 2010.
- "Attack on CIA in Afghanistan Blamed on Double Agent". PBS NewsHour. January 5, 2010. Archived from the original on March 25, 2010. Retrieved May 27, 2010.
- John Diamond (February 15, 2006). "Quieter presence urged in Mideast ; Terror study: Fighting U.S. boosts radicals". USA Today. Retrieved March 23, 2010.
- "Biography". Jarret Brachman. Retrieved June 11, 2010.