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:

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Name Job Title Role Institution
Peter Neumann

Director of International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence (ICSR)

Investigator, Research Affiliate King's College
Alan Neustadtl

Professor of Sociology

Investigator, Research Affiliate University of Maryland
Fran Norris Fran Norris

Research Professor of Psychiatry

Investigator, Research Affiliate Dartmouth Medical School
Ann Norwood

Senior Associate

Investigator, Research Affiliate University of Pittsburgh Medical Center