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National Counterterrorism Innovation, Technology, and Education Center (NCITE)

Iris Malone, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at George Washington University, has released a full report on Emerging Risks in the Marine Transportation System.

View the full report and the snapshot here


NCITE is America’s latest terrorism and targeted violence-fighting tool. Our work is counterterrorism research: 50+ academics from 18 universities focused on 10 pressing areas of study. Our goal is to innovate, educate, and create new prevention strategies while building a workforce pipeline where it’s desperately needed: in STEM and Homeland Security fields.

This one-hour discussion features coauthor and scholar Jason Warner, assistant professor at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Moderating the discussion is NCITE researcher Austin Doctor, assistant professor of political science at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and director of counterterrorism research initiatives.


Our team of dedicated researchers, instructors, and professionals is proud to be hosting a U.S. Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence at UNO.

Watch this panel discussion on the conflict in Ukraine featuring speakers from Pedagogical University in Krakow, Poland, as well as experts from UNO's Department of Political Science, held on April 27, 2022. Featuring NCITE's Dr. Michelle Black

Our Mission

NCITE provides access to innovation, technology, and education for counterterrorism professionals working within the Homeland Security Enterprise.

Our extensive track record of conducting user-inspired research for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and other federal partners demonstrates that NCITE is a collaborative and responsive Center of Excellence.

Grant Acknowledgement

The material on this website is based on work supported by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security under Grant Award Number, 20STTPC00001‐02-01.


The views and conclusions included here are those of the authors and should not be interpreted as necessarily representing the official policies, either expressed or implied, of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.