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


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 descending Job Title Sort ascending Role Research Areas
person-default Sophia Moskalenko Postdoctoral Research Fellow for START Investigator
Stevan_Weine Stevan Weine Professor of Psychiatry Investigator Terrorism and Society, Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism, Resilience
Sin_Steve Steve Sin Director, Unconventional Weapons and Technology (UWT)

Subject Matter Expert Instructor, National Center for Security & Preparedness
Investigator, Staff Crime and Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Radiological and Nuclear Threats
Steven Chermak Steven Chermak Associate Professor of Criminology Investigator
Asal_Victor Victor Asal Associate Professor of Political Science and Chair of Public Administration Investigator Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements, Crime and Terrorism, Counterterrorism, Chemical and Biological Threats, Radiological and Nuclear Threats
Braniff William William Braniff Department Chair, START Director
Professor of the Practice, University of Maryland
Editorial Board, International Centre for Counter-Terrorism - The Hague
Research Advisory Board, RESOLVE Network
Independent Advisory Committee (IAC), Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT)
International Advisory Board, Hedayah Center
Investigator, Staff Terrorism and Society, Violent Groups and Movements, Counterterrorism, Countering Violent Extremism, Radical Beliefs and Behavior