Terrorism Experts

Gary Ackerman
College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Associate Professor and Associate Dean
Areas of expertise: Terrorism, Threat assessment, Radiological and nuclear weapons, Innovation, Adversary behavior modelling, Red-teaming, Emerging technologies, Extremist ideologies
Victor Asal
Political Science, Public Administration & Policy, International Affairs, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy, College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Professor
Areas of expertise: Terrorism, Homeland Security, Contentious Politics, Political Discrimination
Bryan Early
Political Science, International Affairs, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy
Associate Dean for Research, Associate Professor, and Vice Chair of Political Science
Areas of expertise: Sanctions, Proliferation issues, Terrorism
Alex Greer
College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Associate Professor
Areas of expertise: Hazard adjustments, Relocation decision-making processes, Buyouts and acquisitions, Place attachment, Natech and techna events, Organizational culture in the fire service
Robert Griffin
College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Dean of the CEHC
Areas of expertise: Emergency preparedness, Homeland Security, Cybersecurity, Internet of things/smart cities, Smart violence and stadium security, American federalism, State and local governance
Sam Jackson
College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Assistant Professor
Areas of expertise: Extremist ideologies, Right-wing extremism, Responses to extremism, Anti-government extremism, Extremist behavior on social media
Brian Nussbaum
College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Assistant Professor
Areas of expertise: Cybersecurity and cyber threats, Terrorism and terrorism analysis, Homeland Security, Risk and intelligence analysis, Critical infrastructure protection, Urban security, Smart cities
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College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Assistant Professor
Areas of expertise: Disasters and Crises, Crisis and emergency management, Humanitarian Relief, Humanitarian Logistics, Health and Medical Issues in Disasters, Organizational Responses to Disasters, Collective Behavior, Convergence, Decision-Making, Disaster Policy
Public Administration & Policy, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy
Public Service Professor
Areas of expertise: Homeland Security, Terrorism, Preventing terrorist attacks, Disaster response
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College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Assistant Professor
Areas of expertise: Risk communication, Social media, Public attention, Decision-Making, Risk perception, Severe and hazardous weather, Sense of place
Eric Stern
College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Professor
Areas of expertise: Crisis and emergency management, Crisis communication, Resilience, Security studies, Executive leadership, Foreign policy analysis and political psychology
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College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
Professor of Practice
Areas of expertise: Cybersecurity: policy, regulation, public-private partnerships, information sharing, market incentives, international norms, national security, elections, privacy, Emergency communications: 9-1-1 system, wireless emergency alerts, network reliability and resilience, FirstNet, etc.