Clients & Partners

Selected Institutions

  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
  • Office of the Secretary of Defense Strategic Multilayer Assessment
  • U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • United States Institute for Peace (USIP)
  • Belfer Center, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University
  • Brookings Institution
  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
  • Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
  • China Foundation for International and Strategic Studies
  • Dirksen Congressional Center
  • Fletcher School of Diplomacy, Tufts University
  • Hewlett Foundation
  • Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Agency (IARPA)
  • National Defense University
  • National Science Foundation

Select Research Partners and Faculty with Published Research Using ICONS

Victor Asal
Director of the Center for Policy Research, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science and the Director, Homeland Security Certificate and MPA Concentration in the Department of Public Administration and Policy, SUNY Albany

Elizabeth L. Blake
System Administrator, ICONS Project

Andrew Blum
Director of Learning and Evaluation, United States Institute of Peace
(Former Director of ICONS)

Mark Boyer
Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Connecticut

Richard D. Brecht
Executive Director, Center for the Advanced Study of Languages (CASL), Professor, Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of Maryland, College Park
(Co-Founder of ICONS)

Richard C. Bush, III
Director, Center for Northeast Asia Policy Studies, Brookings Institution

David Crookall
Editor, Simulation & Gaming, Professor, International Management Institute, Universite de Nice Sophia-Antapolis

Denise DeGarmo
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Political Science, Southern Illinois University

Thomas C. Ellington
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Director of the Honors Program, Wesleyan College

Amparo Garcia-Carbonell
Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

Alastair Iain Johnston
Laine Professor of China in World Affairs, Department of Government, Harvard University

Joyce Kaufman
Professor, Department of Political Science, Director of the Center for Engagement with Communities, Whittier College
(Former Director of ICONS)

Sarit Kraus
Professor, Computer Science, Bar Ilan University, Adjunct Professor, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Maryland, College Park

Michael E. O'Hanlon
Director of Research, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, 21st Century Defense Initiative, Brookings Institution

Leopoldo Schapira
Director, Perspectivas Sociales, Investigador, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba

Kathleen Smarick
Special Advisor to the Director, National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)
(Former Director of ICONS)

Brigid Starkey
Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
(Former Director of ICONS)

Michael D. Swaine
Senior Associate, Asia Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Judith Torney-Purta
Professor, Department of Human Development, University of Maryland, College Park

Guy Ziv
Assistant Professor of International Relations, American University, School of International Service

Timothy Wedig
Visiting Lecturer, Global Studies Program, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Jonathan Wilkenfeld
Professor, Department of Government and Politics, University of Maryland, College Park
(Co-Founder of ICONS)

To learn more, contact:

Devin Ellis
Policy and Research Program Director
& Lead Simulation Developer

Or submit an on-line information request.

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