National Center for Security and Preparedness

The National Center for Security and Preparedness (NCSP) is located within the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy (Rockefeller College) at the University at Albany (UAlbany). It was created by the State University of New York System (SUNY), utilizing specific State appropriation funding, and located at UAlbany and the Rockefeller College, who enjoy both administrative and operational authority and responsibility.  NSCP is working on several projects with state agencies.  Through collaboration, creativity, and a commitment to excellence, the National Center for Security and Preparedness supports the nation's efforts to be secure from acts of terrorism and to be prepared to respond to incidents of high consequence and disasters through research, education, training, and technical assistance.  The Center is developing and delivering training programs, along with consultation services, for the NYS Office of Homeland Security. 

Contact: Rick C. Mathews
Phone: (518) 426-1263
Email: rmathews@uamail.albany.edu
Website: http://www.albany.edu/ncsp/
School, college, division or unit: Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy