The Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM) conducts research, informs policy debates, and helps current and future leaders find creative solutions to complex global challenges.
Three cross-cutting themes connect faculty, researchers, and students working on CISSM’s research agenda:
- Reducing risks from dual-use technologies;
- enhancing human security; and
- improving multi-stakeholder governance.
CISSM's many research projects and outreach activities impact policy development and the public good by: