Faculty, Staff & Affiliates

Meet Our Faculty & Staff

  • James J.F. Forest, Ph.D.

    James J.F. Forest, Ph.D.

    Professor and Director of Security Studies, Interim Director, Center for Terrorism and Security Studies

    International security studies, terrorism, weapons of mass destruction, homeland security.

  • Neil Shortland, M.Sc.

    Neil Shortland, M.Sc.

    Program Manager, Center for Terrorism and Security Studies; Lecturer, School of Criminology and Justice Studies

    Terrorism, Security, malevolent creativity & innovation, decision-making.

  • Joel Day, Ph.D.

    Joel Day, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor of Security and Global Studies

    Religious Terrorism, Identity Politics, Security, National Security, Political Violence, Alternatives to Violence

  • Jared Dmello, M.A.

    Jared Dmello, M.A.

    Doctoral Teaching Fellow, CTSS Research Assistant


Patricia Arnold, Administrative Assistant
Andrew Dewing, Budget and Grants Manager
Danielle Thibodeau, Co-Op Student Assistant