Center News

  • Jan 30, 2018
    We are seeking to fill an Assistant Research Fellow position with responsibility of conducting research, coordination of activities and management of databases in support of the Perry Center's Governance Program. Applicants must have demonstrated experience in field and desk research to include data collection, management and analysis on defense...

  • Jan 19, 2018
    On January 17, Perry Center professors Celina Realuyo and Boris Saavedra participated in a bilateral transnational threats seminar hosted by the Dominican Republic’s Graduate School for Superior Strategic Studies (EGAEE) in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, titled "Countering Transnational and Transregional Threat Networks in the Americas." EGAEE...

  • Jan 10, 2018
    In a retirement ceremony which took place on January 3, 2018, the Perry Center Studies bid farewell to Alicia Torres-Ferrer. One of the Perry Center’s first employees, she has dedicated more than 20 years to developing and supporting the Perry Center's mission. In 1981, Ms. Torres-Ferrer entered Federal Service and began her career as part of the...

  • Jan 09, 2018
    On December 30, the Perry Center bade farewell to Mr. Stephen A Meyer, Executive Liaison to US Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM), and thanked him for a lifetime of public service. In appreciation for his support to the Center, Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA), and USSOUTHCOM over the past nine years, Mr. Meyer was named a Distinguished...

  • Dec 06, 2017
    On December 5th, Professor Boris Saavedra was a featured speaker at the Organization of American States’ sub-regional workshop "Industrial Control Systems and Critical Infrastructures in the Electric Sector" in Medellin, Colombia. The purpose of the workshop was to build awareness of the risks that the Colombian electricity sector and other...

  • Dec 04, 2017
    On November 28, 2017, Perry Center Professor Celina Realuyo and Marshall Center Professor John Fencsak spoke on strategies to counter transnational organized crime through international cooperation at a day-long seminar on "Security Challenges in the 21st Century" hosted by Argentine Congresswoman Cornelia Schmidt-Liermann, the Ministry of Justice...

  • Nov 23, 2017
    On Thursday, November 16, the Perry Center hosted a Hemispheric Forum titled: the Special Jurisdiction for Peace: Transitional Justice in Colombia. Moderated by Dr. Alejandra Bolaños, Perry Center Professor, the panel included Major General Juan Guillermo Garcia Serna, Chief of Military Mission and Delegate of Colombia at the Inter-American...

  • Nov 20, 2017
    On November 15, 2017, Professor Celina Realuyo participated as a speaker at the international seminar "The Challenges of Security and Defense: Facing Transnational and Transregional Threats," held by the National Autonomous University of Mexico’s Faculty of Political and Social Sciences in Mexico City, Mexico. The seminar was inaugurated by Yadira...

  • Nov 16, 2017
    On the fourteenth of November, Perry Center professor Celina Realuyo participated in an international forum hosted by the Institute of Strategic Research of the Mexican Navy (ININVESTAM), part of the Mexican Center for Superior Naval Studies (CESNAV), in Mexico City titled "Transnational Threats and their Regional Implications." The event was part...

  • Nov 14, 2017
    On Monday, November 13th, 2017, the Perry Center welcomed diplomats, military officials, and other representatives from the Western Hemisphere to its annual Washington Security and Defense Seminar (WSDS). The weeklong seminar will provide students with an inside perspective into Washington, the defense policy-making process through presentations...

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