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

START fosters a collaborative, multidisciplinary environment to create a team to meet the needs of the homeland security enterprise and train the next generation of scholars and practitioners. 

Other Opportunities


Other Opportunities

START aims to serve as a network for scholars, practitioners and students who share our interest in understanding terrorism in an effort to improve national and global security. If your organization has an opportunity you would like to promote here, please email infostart@start.umd.edu.

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CIRI Maritime Risk Symposium (MRS 2020) Student Posters Opportunity

CALL FOR STUDENT POSTERS

The 2020 Maritime Risk Symposium invites university and college students from throughout the United States and allied nations to participate in this year’s Maritime Risk Symposium Poster Competition.

The theme of this year’s Maritime Risk Symposium is “Resiliency.” While we invite applicants to submit research presentations that address this theme, we do not exclude research submissions that address other areas in the maritime domain.  

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September 15, 2020
Virtual Footlocker Project Focus Groups: Participants Wanted

The Virtual Footlocker Project will be conducting a series of online focus groups in 2020. The focus group sessions focus on exploring how 21st century military personnel document their time in service, communicate with friends and family while deployed, and the preservation of these memories.

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July 31, 2020
Internship Opportunity: DHS Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties

DHS CRCL is still looking for Fall applicants.  Due to COVID-19 concerns, interns may be eligible to telework during the internship.

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July 31, 2020
CARR Far Right De-Radicalisation Webinars

What is deradicalisation? And what does it look like for individuals involved in radical right movements? As part of a new EU-STRIVE funded project with Hedayah, CARR will be unpicking these questions along with practitioners, former violent extremists and academic experts in a yearlong webinar series looking at far right deradicalisation good practices.

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July 16, 2020