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CCICADA's Homeland Security Partnership with the US Coast Guard Brings Commandant Zukunft to Rutgers University for a Visit | CCICADA
Admiral Paul F. Zukunft (center), US Coast Guard Commandant, and Dr. Matthew Clark (right), Director, DHS Office of University Programs, listen as CCICADA Director Fred Roberts reviews CCICADA's homeland security partnership with the USCG. Underscoring the remarkable collaboration between CCICADA researchers and the US Coast Guard to protect the nation against homeland security threats, CCICADA's senior research faculty on October 9, 2014, welcomed US Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Paul F. Zukunft to Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, CCICADA's lead institution. Matthew Clark, Ph.D., Director of the Office of University Programs, US Department of Homeland Security (DHS), also attended the meeting. Clark represents the federal office that implements and oversees the University Center of Excellence initiative. Admiral Zukunft's visit recognized the longstanding and successful partnership that CCICADA and the USCG have developed under the DHS University Centers of Excellence