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Mershon Center for International Security Studies

Richard Herrmann (right), former director of the Mershon Center, and Rattan Lal, director of the Carbon Management and Sequestration Center, wear traditional dress presented by the former agriculture minister of Uzbekistan.The Mershon Center for International Security Studies fosters interdisciplinary faculty and student research on national security in a global context.

Faculty from departments across The Ohio State University participate in center activities and have research projects supported by the center. Please click on Faculty to see a list of faculty affiliated with the center.

The Mershon Center also supports a variety of fellows and visitors from other universities and institutions. Please click on Visitors to learn more.

The Mershon Center is able to function due to the efforts of its staff. Please click on Staff to find out who carries out which functions.