Center for International Security and Cooperation


Center for International Security and Cooperation

Formerly the Center for International Security and Arms Control, CISAC now stands for the Center for International Security and Cooperation. CISAC is an institute at Stanford University that studies current security and arms control issues. It is a part of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies.

Among its most distinguished members are William J. Perry, 19th United States Secretary of Defense; George Bunn, first general counsel for the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency; Michael May, former Director of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (1965-1971); Siegfried Hecker, Director emeritus of Los Alamos National Laboratory (1985-1997).

Links

* [http://cisac.stanford.edu Official Web Site of CISAC]


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