David Weiss, PhD, Criminal Justice, Behavioral Sciences | Fitchburg State University
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Faculty Directory » David Weiss

Behavioral Sciences

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2020
By appointment. Contact Dr. Weiss.

Office Information:

Room Number: McKay C226 and Crocker Center
Phone: 978.665.3582
Email: dweiss@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

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


Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University (Political Science - Criminal Justice), 2006
M.A., San Diego State University (Political Science - Crime Policy), 1994
B.S.W., University of Illinois Urbana (Corrections), 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)