Monterey Terrorism Research & Education Program


MonTREP Students published in CTC Sentinel, “Digging in and Trafficking Out: How the Destruction of Cultural Heritage Funds Terrorism”

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 4:51pm
Please congratulate March Elliott and Jonathan Prohov on their recent publication in the CTC Sentinel with Brigadier General (Ret.) Russell Howard.

BG Howard Op Ed, “How ISIS Funds Terror Through Black Market Antiquities Trade”

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 4:13pm
BG (ret.) Russell Howard, MonTREP Senior Fellow, along with MonTREP students Marc Elliott and Jonathan Prohov, published an Op Ed this week entitled, “How ISIS Funds Terror Through Black Market Antiques Trade”.

Dr. Jeffrey M. Bale Interviewed By LA Times

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:15pm
MonTREP Professor, Dr. Jeffrey M. Bale, was interviewed in an LA Times article published this morning entitled, “Islamic State has offered to trade hostages for imprisoned ‘superstar'”.

Jeffrey M. Bale interviewed by Vice News

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 11:21am
NPTS Professor and MonTREP Senior Researcher Jeffrey M. Bale was among those interviewed by Vice News concerning the 28 pages redacted by the Bush Administration from the US Government’s bipartisan 9/11 Report, which provided evidence of the reported involvement of Saudi officials in providing aid to some of the 9/11 hijackers. View full article here:

“Special Operations in Counterterrorism” Workshop Provides Unique Opportunity for NPTS Students

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:47am
The Monterey Terrorism Research and Education Program at the Monterey Institute hosted its second annual workshop on special operations in counterterrorism bringing in experts in the field toMIIS to present March 28-30, 2014. Guest speakers from ranging from active duty military officers from Naval Post Graduate School’s Defense Analysis Department, Linda Robinson from RAND, as well […]

Terrorism Studies Club Meeting — Career Strategies

Thu, 02/13/2014 - 3:51pm
February 14, 2014 from 12:00-1:30PM, Morse B105 With the career fair on February 28 and many of us enveloped in job / internship applications, the meeting will be led by General Howard and he will speak about networking, how to get interviews, resume building, the logistics of finding jobs. General Howard will be looking at resumes and offering invaluable advice […]

Faculty Presenting at ISSS/ISAC Annual Meeting

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 4:39pm
Professors Jeff Knopf and Sharad Joshi of the MANPTS program are presenting papers at the ISSS/ISAC annual meeting in Washington, DC, Oct. 4-6, 2013. This event is a joint meeting of the International Security Studies Section of the International Studies Association and the International Security and Arms Control section of the American Political Science Association.

The Terrorism Studies Club Welcomes Dr. Itamara Lochard

Thu, 09/26/2013 - 11:32am
The next Terrorism Studies Club meeting will be held on Monday 30-September @ 1200 in room B104. Pizza and soft drinks will be provided, and our guest speaker will be cyber security expert and the director of the Monterey Cyber Security Initiative (MCySec), Dr. Itamara Lochard.

First TSC Meeting Recap

Fri, 08/30/2013 - 12:26pm
Hello Everyone!   I received several emails earlier this week asking about Monday’s Terrorism Studies Club meeting, I apologize for the delay, but here is a quick recap of what was discussed.   MonTREP will be looking to hire students to fill position vacancies and head up projects. These include: – Graduate Research Assistant position […]

UPDATE: First Terrorism Studies Club Meeting

Thu, 08/22/2013 - 1:54pm
Hello everyone!   Quick update: the first MonTREP/Terrorism Studies Club meeting will be held at 1200 on Monday, August 26 in B206. As a reminder, all continuing MonTREP employees and those whom are interested in working for MonTREP this year are required to attend this meeting. It has been brought to my attention that some people […]