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

All Affiliated Researchers

Within the START website, "Investigators" are defined as those who have served as Principal Investigators on START funded projects. "Affiliated Researchers" are defined as those who have served as a Principal Investigator or Researcher on START funded projects.

Last Names Starting With:
Name Sort ascending Job Title Sort ascending Role Research Areas
Joshua Freilich Joshua Freilich Professor Investigator Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements, Individual Behavior, Crime and Terrorism, Countering Violent Extremism
Jeff Jeff Gruenewald Associate Professor and Director of the Terrorism Research Center, University of Arkansas Investigator Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements, Individual Behavior, Crime and Terrorism, Countering Violent Extremism, Radical Beliefs and Behavior
Guarrieri Thomas Guarrieri Director of Undergraduate Studies
Assistant Research Scientist, Unconventional Weapons &
Technology (UWT) Division, START
Researcher, Staff Violent Groups and Movements, Individual Behavior, Crime and Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism, Chemical and Biological Threats, Radiological and Nuclear Threats, Radical Beliefs and Behavior, Deradicalization
Margaret Margaret Hayden Researcher, GTD Researcher, Staff Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements, Crime and Terrorism, Counterterrorism
henkin Samuel D. Henkin Geospatial Research Unit (GRU) Researcher, START Researcher, Staff Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements, Individual Behavior, Crime and Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism, Radical Beliefs and Behavior, Deradicalization, Disengagement
Amy landiorio Amy Iandiorio Researcher, GTD Researcher, Staff Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements, Radical Beliefs and Behavior
Izsak Katherine Katherine Worboys Izsak Academic Director, UMD College of Information (iSchool) Investigator Countering Violent Extremism, Resilience
Jacome_Michlle Michelle Jacome Operations Officer on International Finance Cooperation at the World Bank Researcher Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements, Individual Behavior, Counterterrorism, Radiological and Nuclear Threats
person-default Michael Jensen Senior Researcher, START Investigator, Staff Terrorism and Society, Individual Behavior, Crime and Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism, Radical Beliefs and Behavior, Deradicalization, Disengagement
Bo Jiang, START Bo Jiang Graduate Research Assistant, START Researcher Crime and Terrorism, Counterterrorism