Risk: A Very Short Introduction

Risk: A Very Short Introduction – Baruch Fischhoff and John Kadvany We find risk everywhere–from genetically modified crops, medical malpractice, and stemcell therapy to heartbreak, online predators, identity theft, inflation, and robbery. They arise from our own acts and they are imposed on us. In this Very Short Introduction, Baruch Fischhoff and John Kadvany draw…

Sean Smith

Research/Communications Fellow [line] Conflict Research, Media, Theology Sean Smith is a Research, Communications and Technology Fellow at ARTIS Research & Risk Modeling. ARTIS engages in interdisciplinary scientific field research and consulting on conflict, energy, and cyber warfare on five continents with various government agencies, universities, nonprofits and private sector clients. Sean’s interests include conflict research,…

Larissa Forster

Young Investigator [line] Larissa joined ARTIS in 2011 and worked asΒ a 2year Postdoctoral Fellow at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy with Professor AxelrodΒ from 2011 – 2013. Before joining ARTIS and the University of Michigan, Larissa worked as a visiting research fellow at the U.S. Naval War College where she focused on soft…

Andrew Wilson

Β  Policy Fellow Law – ARTIS & UK House of Lords Andrew Wilson was appointed a Policy Fellow at ARTIS Research in July 2011. His research interests include international conflict and cyber warfare. He is currently engaged in research on cyber terrorism. Since November 2010, Andrew has acted as Political Advisor to Lord John Alderdice,…

Richard Davis

CEO, Managing Director & Senior Fellow [line] Director, Center for Conflict Studies and Field Research [line] In addition to his current role with ARTIS, Richard holds several active appointments which include: Senior Research Fellow, Harris Manchester College, Oxford University; Senior Associate, Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress; Senior Research Fellow, John Jay…

ARTIS Collaboration

ARTIS launches collaboration with Neuroscience Department at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. The collaboration will push the frontiers of understanding on individual and collective violence through the intersection of brain imaging and collective violence and sacred values. Neuroscience Department

About Us

History Artis International was established as a multi-disciplinary research institution designed to improve the understanding of cognitive and behavioral science related to politically motivated violence through science-based field research. The institution was born out of a collaboration of scientists, policy makers, and with RTI International, a North Carolina based research institution.   Artis is a…