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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.

  • Jared Dmello, M.A.

    Jared Dmello, M.A.

    Doctoral Teaching Fellow, CTSS Research Assistant

  • Arie Perliger, Ph.D.

    Arie Perliger, Ph.D.

    Professor of Security Studies


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