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Center for International Security and Cooperation

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We are now accepting applications for 2022-2023 Fellowships. We are an interdisciplinary community of scholars dedicated to producing policy-relevant research on international security. Join us!
New York City skyline with The Tribute in Light 9/11 memorial and the Statue of Liberty.

How Stanford scholars are teaching the next generation about 9/11

On the 20th anniversary of 9/11, four Stanford scholars and leading experts in national security, terrorism and contemporary conflict – Condoleezza Rice, Amy Zegart, Martha Crenshaw and Lisa Blaydes – reflect on how their teaching of the terrorist attacks has evolved.
The view of sand dunes in Mesquite Flats, Death Valley National Park.

UN Climate Panel Releases Latest Report

Stanford scholar Paul N. Edwards served as a lead author and answers questions about the report.
Airbus Defence and Space Imagery shows the new underground construction area southwest of the main Natanz nuclear complex.

A class project shines new light on an Iranian nuclear facility

Two women use machine learning and satellite images to analyze activity from afar.

Australia Submarines/and in part two: Ukraine and Russia

On this BACK STORY host Dana Lewis talks to Rose Gottemoeller, who as a former Deputy Head of NATO and former Chief negotiator of the New START nuclear arms Treaty with Russia, says American President Joe Biden must rethink a deal which cuts out France and gives highly enriched uranium in nuclear powered submarines to Australia. READ MORE

Who We Are

The Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) is Stanford University’s hub for researchers tackling some of the world's most pressing security and international cooperation issues.

Founded 30 years ago, CISAC today is building on its historic strengths to seek solutions to the many longstanding and emerging challenges associated with an increasingly complex world. We are guided by our longstanding belief that a commitment to rigorous scholarship, openness to new ideas, and lively intellectual exchange can spur the creation and spread of knowledge to help build a safer world.

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News & Events

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Events

Thu Nov 4
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Director’s Series: Science, Technology, and Policy: Science and Technology for Nuclear Nonproliferation

Only those with an active Stanford ID with access to William J Perry Conference Room in Encina Hall may attend in person. This event will not be livestreamed.
Mon Nov 8
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Director’s Series: Science, Technology and Policy: Biological Weapons and Nuclear Use

Only those with an active Stanford ID with access to William J Perry Conference Room in Encina Hall may attend in person. This event will not be livestreamed.
Tue Nov 9
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

How Could States Use Nuclear Weapons? Four Models After the Bomb

Virtual Only. This event will not be held in person.
Wed Nov 10
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

The Russia Challenge: Limited or Resurrected?

Virtual Only. This event will not be held in person.
Thu Nov 11
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Director’s Series: Science, Technology and Policy: Conventional Strategic Strike

Only those with an active Stanford ID with access to William J Perry Conference Room in Encina Hall may attend in person. This event will not be livestreamed.

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