Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the University of South Dakota
Pro to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
"By including a phrase that allowed for the possibility that citizens might be denied their life, liberty, or property if certain procedural safeguards were in place;they [Founding Fathers] implied that individual life might be taken by the state under the right circumstances."
Experts Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, other relevant advanced degrees, corrections and government officials with significant involvement in, or related to, death penalty issues. [Note: Experts definition varies by site.]
Involvement and Affiliations:
Distinguished Professor, Department of Political Science, University of South Dakota, 1998-present
Odeen-Swanson Distinguished Professor of Political Science, University of South Dakota
Director, W. O. Farber Center for Civic Leadership
Fellow, American Council on Education, New College of Florida, 2005-2006
Professor, Georgia State University
PhD, Political Science, State University of New York at Buffalo