Professional Experience

  • Research Specialist, School of Criminal Justice, Michigan State University, 2010-2011
  • Research Associate, Michigan Justice Statistics Center, 2008-2012
  • Research and Analysis Assistant, Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, 2002-2003


  • Principal Investigator, “Academic Partnership between Indianapolis Office of Public Health and Safety and the Center for Criminal Justice Research” City of Indianapolis (2017-2018)
  • Co-Principal Investigator, “Evaluation of Indiana Pretrial Risk Assessment Pilot” (with B. Ray) Indiana Judicial Center (2016-2017)
  • Co-Principal Investigator, “Technical Operational Evaluation and Demonstration Projects” (with J. Carter) U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice (2013-2015)
  • Indiana University Trustees’ Teaching Award (2017)
  • SPEA Favorite Criminal Justice Professor Undergraduate Award (2016)