Consulting

I provide consultation in the following areas:

Conducting and Managing Research

My research expertise lies in the fields of:

  • policing/law enforcement
  • corrections
  • oppositional political terrorism
  • crime and criminal justice in Indian Country
  • international issues of crime, punishment, and political violence.

I also have expertise in the research process itself:

  • Developing solicitations for research
  • Managing the peer-review process
  • Reviewing grant applications
  • Selecting grants for funding
  • Managing funded grants.
  • Researching and writing affidavits for legal proceedings (esp. extradition related)

Editorial Assessment

  • Reviewing papers for scholarly journals.
  • Reviewing reports for government agencies.
  • Providing editorial assessments to publishers of book proposals, unpublished manuscripts that are under review for contracting, books that are under consideration for revision, and book series.

Pretrial Research for Defendants and Defense Attorneys in Criminal Cases

  • Extradition-related research for international cases
  • Sentencing outcomes and mitigation
  • Investigative research

Strategic Planning for Nonprofit Organizations

I have expertise in developing strategic plans for a variety of nonprofit organizations.

  • Working with diverse groups of stakeholders in organizations to develop a cohesive document that integrates competing perspectives and goals, at the same time providing recommendations to better utilize scarce resources in a rational fashion in order to accomplish each organization’s goals.

Clients I have worked for:

Consulting Firms

  • CSR
  • Gerson Lehrman Group
  • Westat

Government Agencies

  • U.S. Department of Justice, National Institute of Justice
  • U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of Defense, Strategic Command
  • Maryland Department of Probation and Parole

Non profits

  • Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
  • Intel Science
  • University of Baltimore, University wide
  • University of Baltimore, Office of the Provost
  • University of Baltimore, Yale Gordon College of Liberal Arts
  • Washington Latin Charter School

Publishers

  • Cambridge University Press
  • Longman
  • Prentice Hall
  • Roxbury
  • Rutgers University Press
  • Sage Publications
  • State University of New York Press
  • Temple University Press
  • University of Alberta Press
  • University of Minnesota Press
  • Wadsworth Publishers