Center on Law, Ethics and National Security encourages and sponsors teaching, research and publications concerning national security law topics, as well as conducting conferences and seminars.
Duke Center for International Development addresses specific policy issues associated with globalization and international development through training, degree-granting graduate education, advisory programs and research.
Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security, headed by David Schanzer, former staff director for the U.S. House Select Committee on Homeland Security, was launched in 2005 to stimulate cross-disciplinary discussion and scholarship. It is co-sponsored by Duke University, UNC-Chapel Hill, and RTI International.
Triangle Institute for Security Studies is an interdisciplinary consortium founded in 1958 and sponsored by Duke University, UNC-Chapel Hill and NC State University to advance research and education concerning national and international security, broadly defined.
United States – Southern Africa Center for Leadership and Public Values is a binational partnership between the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University and the Graduate School of Business at the University of Cape Town.