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Syracuse University’s Forensic and National Security Sciences Institute

Board of Advisors

Members include some of the most distinguished scholars and practitioners in the field.

The Forensic and National Security Sciences Institute (FNSSI) at Syracuse University has a distinguished Advisory Board, composed of some of the most respected experts in the field, to help guide its operations. The Institute, founded by SU’s College of Arts and Sciences, is a multidisciplinary effort to develop research-based forensic methods, tools, and protocols, and prepare highly trained professionals to meet national security needs.

The Advisory Board helps further the Institute’s mission and includes the following scholars and practitioners:

Kathleen Corrado, Ph.D., Director of the Forensic Laboratories at the Wallie Howard Jr. Center for Forensic Sciences, Syracuse, N.Y.; Fellow, Forensic and National Security Sciences Institute (FNSSI).

William J. Fitzpatrick, J.D., Onondaga County District Attorney, Past President of the National District Attorneys Association.

Vice Admiral Robert Murrett, Deputy Director of SU’s Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism; Professor of Practice, Public Administration and International Affairs; Fellow, Forensic and National Security Sciences Institute (FNSSI); former Director of the Office of Naval Intelligence and the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.

Robert Stoppacher, M.D., Chief Medical Examiner, Wallie Howard Jr. Center for Forensic Sciences, Syracuse, N.Y.; Fellow, Forensic and National Security Sciences Institute (FNSSI).

David M. Van Slyke, Ph.D., Syracuse University, Dean of Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Professor of Public Administration, Birkhead-Burkhead Professor of Teaching Excellence, Senior Research Associate in the Campbell Public Affairs Institute.