David Jenks, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Criminology

 

  Office: Pafford 230
Phone: 678-839-6327
Fax: 678-839-6506
Email:
djenks@westga.edu

 

 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE AND CONSULTING

 

2010 – Principle Investigator – Graduate Enrollment, University of West Georgia

2010 – Principle Investigator - University Branding, University of West Georgia

2006 Youth Surveillance and Intervention: A Peacekeeping Model.

2000-2005 Saudi Arabia Law Enforcement Exchange Program

 1998-2002 Researcher - Hamilton-Fish National Institute on School and Community
Violence
, Violence Prevention Strategy of Florida State University in conjunction with the Florida Department of Education funded by the National Institute of Justice.

1998 Researcher - Parallel American and Czech Surveys Regarding Crime, Fear and Criminal Justice System Legitimacy: Consolidating a Cross-National Collaboration. Submitted to the National Institute of Justice by Florida State University in Collaboration with Charles University of the Czech Republic.

1997 Researcher - Putting the Florida Model Polices on the Streets: Policy Promulgation, Training and Facilitation. A project funded by the (Florida) Governor's Task Force on Domestic and Sexual Violence.

1997 Researcher - Evaluation of the Police Corps Program. Technical proposal funded by the National Institute of Justice through Westat.

 GRANTS

2010 Graduate Enrollment Project, University of West Georgia. Funded, $9,000.

2010 University Branding Project, University of West Georgia. Funded, $42,000.

2009 Graduate School Recruitment. Submitted to the UWG Graduate School. Funded, $1400

 2008 Graduate School Recruitment. Submitted to the UWG Graduate School. Funded, $1000

2007 Graduate School Recruitment. Submitted to the UWG Graduate School. Funded, $2000.

2006 Graduate School Recruitment. Submitted to the UWG Graduate School. Funded, $1200.

2006 “Victimization Prevalence among Hispanic Women,” with Dr. N. Jane McCandless. Submitted to the American Statistical Association Statistical Methodological Research Program Small Grants for Analysis of Data from Bureau of Justice Statistics. Denied, $25,000.

2005 Development of an Online Advisement Center for Criminology. Submitted to the VPAA at UWG. Funded, $4,500.

CONSULTING

2009 NIIT Limited. Development of web based law enforcement training.

2007-2009 Georgia Sociological Association . Web consultant/developer and reviewer.

2007-2009 Journal for Professional and Public Sociology. Web consultant/developer and reviewer.

2006-2007 Los Angeles Police Department’s COMPSTAT program.

2006 Carroll County Board of Commissioners. Budget Assessment of public safety.

2006 Expert testimony on the probability of obtaining a random sample from registered voters in Haralson County.

2000-2007 Los Angeles Police Department’s West Point Leadership Program.

1999-2005 Los Angeles Sheriff Department’s Deputy Leadership Institute.

 

 

 

 



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