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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Committee on Law and Justice
Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education

 CLAJ Members


Jeremy Travis, Chair
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
The City University of New York


Ruth D. Peterson, Vice-chair
Emeritus Professor of Sociology and
former Director

of the Criminal Justice Research Center

Ohio State University


Carl C. Bell
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Public Health
University of Illinois at Chicago


John J. Donohue III
C. Wendell and Edith M. Carlsmith Professor of Law
Stanford Law School

Mindy Fullilove
Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and
Professor of Clinical Sociomedical Sciences
Co-Director, Community Research Group
NYSPI and Mailman SPH
Columbia University


Mark Kleiman
Professor of Public Policy
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs
University of California, Los Angeles


Gary LaFree
Director, National Consortium for the Study of

  Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)
Professor, Criminology and Criminal Justice
University of Maryland


Janet L. Lauritsen
Curators' Professor
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
University of Missouri at St. Louis


Glenn C. Loury
Merton P. Stoltz Professor of the Social Sciences
Department of Economics
Brown University

James P. Lynch
Professor and Chair
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
University of Maryland


Charles F. Manski
Board of Trustees Professor in Economics
Department of Economics
Northwestern University


Daniel S. Nagin
Teresa and H. John Heinz III University
Professor of Public Policy and Statistics
Carnegie Mellon University


Anne Morrison Piehl
Department of Economics & Program in Criminal Justice
Rutgers University


Daniel B. Prieto

Susan B. Sorenson
Professor of Social Policy and Practice
Professor of Health and Societies
Senior Fellow in Public Health
Director of the Evelyn Jacobs Ortner Center
Director of the Ph.D. Program in Social Welfare
University of Pennsylvania


David Weisburd
Distinguished Professor, Department of Criminology,

Law and Society

Director, Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy

George Mason University
Walter E. Meyer Professor of Law and Criminal Justice
Faculty of Law
The Hebrew University


Cathy Spatz Widom
Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Psychology Department
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
The City University of New York


Paul K. Wormeli
Chief Innovation Strategist and CEW
Wormeli Consulting, LLC
Executive Director Emeritus

Integrated Justice Information Systems


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