A Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence led by the University of Maryland

A consortium of researchers dedicated to improving the understanding of the human causes and consequences of terrorism

START People


START People

START has built a team which reflects our multidisciplinary approach, bringing together individuals from a wide range of academic and methodological backgrounds. In addition to conducting research, the START headquarters team provides administrative support and transition and outreach opportunities for the Consortium researchers. The organization's leadership includes:

William Braniff, Director, 301-405-4022, braniff@start.umd.edu

Amy Pate, Research Director, 301-405-6821, apate@umd.edu

Last Names Starting With:

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Name Job Titlesort descending Role Institution
Peter Krause

Assistant Professor of Political Science, Boston College

Research Affiliate, MIT Security Studies Program

Research Affiliate, Terrorism Research Awardee Boston College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lisa Keranen Lisa Keranen

Associate Professor of Communications, Director of National Communication Association Forum (NCA-F)

Investigator, Research Affiliate University of Colorado Denver
Ryan King Ryan D. King

Associate Professor of Criminology

Investigator, Research Affiliate The Ohio State University
Steven Kull

Director of Program on International Policy Attitudes

Investigator, Research Affiliate University of Maryland
Arie Kruglanski

Distinguished Professor of Psychology

Investigator, Research Affiliate University of Maryland
Sheehan Kane

Faculty Research Assistant, START

Research Affiliate, Staff University of Maryland
Jonathan Kennedy Jonathan Kennedy

Former Project Manager

Research Affiliate University of Maryland
Will Kammerer William Kammerer

Senior Faculty Specialist, START

Research Affiliate, Staff University of Maryland
Emmanuel Karagiannis Emmanuel Karagiannis

Senior Lecturer of International Relations

Investigator, Research Affiliate King's College
Photo of Barnett Koven Barnett S. Koven

Senior Researcher, START

Affiliated Scholar, The Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy at Florida International University

Investigator, Research Affiliate, Staff University of Maryland