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Faculty Directory » David Weiss

Behavioral Sciences

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2017
Tuesdays 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. at McKay 236
Fridays 10:00-11:00 a.m. at McKay 236.

Office Information:

Room Number: McKay C236 and Crocker Center
Phone: 978-665-3582
Email: dweiss@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Introduction to Criminal Justice (CJ 1000)
Community Based Corrections (CJ 3300)
Correctional Theory and Practice (CJ 2650)
Principles & Practices of Law Enforcement
Victimology (CJ 3053)
Internship Seminar (CJ 49XX)
Colloquium (CJ 4100)

Education:

Ph.D. Political Science (primary track in criminal justice), Claremont Graduate University, 2006
M.A. Political Science (emphasis in crime policy), San Diego State University, 1994
B.S.W. Bachelor of Social Work (emphasis in corrections), University of Illinois (Urbana), 1986

Research Interests:

Community Policing
Executive Police Leadership
Institutional Corrections
Victim Issues in the Criminal Justice System
The Future of Policing

Current Projects:

Case Studies in Promising Practices of Executive Police Leadership Across the United States
Members of the LGBTQ Community as Victims of Crime

Professional Affiliations:

Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS)
American Society of Criminology (ASC)