The Institute of Safety and Security Sciences of the University of Trento (ISSTN) is a laboratory that connects more than 70 professors of 11 Departments/Centers of the University, who address security and safety issues from different but interconnected perspectives and disciplines (e.g. law, statistics, cognitive sciences, sociology, political sciences, engineering, etc.).
ISSTN deals with security and safety issues with a strongly interdisciplinary and innovative approach. In particular, it focuses on the implementation of:
complex and interdisciplinary, applied research projects;
high-level education courses, for both graduates and professionals.
ISSTN aims to provide innovative solutions to contemporary challenges and threats, by facilitating a constant connection and dialogue among researchers, public institutions, private companies, and other relevant actors in the fields of security and safety.
Departments and Centres involved in the Institute
Department of Economics and Management;
Department “Faculty of Law”;
Department of Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering;
Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science;
Department of Mathematics;
Department of Psychology and Cognitive Science;
Department of Sociology and Social Research;
Department of Cellular, Computational and Integrative Biology;
Department of Physics;
School of International Studies;
Center Agriculture Food Environment.