Last updated on: 5/11/2010 | Author: ProCon.org

Brian Forst, PhD, MBA Biography

Title:
Professor of Justice, Law, and Society at American University
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of May 21, 2010

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to death penalty issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to death penalty issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor, Justice, Law, and Society, American University, 1992-present
  • Associate Editor, Justice Quarterly, 2006-present
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Information & Decision Systems, George Washington University, 1989-1992
  • Director of Research, Police Foundation, 1985-1989
  • Director of Research, Institute for Law and Social Research, 1977-1985
  • Vice President for Research, Institute for Law and Social Research, Inc., 1974-1985
  • Research Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1970-1971
  • Economic Analyst, Center for Naval Analyses, 1968-1974
  • Captain, US Army, 1966-1968
  • Instructor, MBA Statistics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1964-1965
  • Former Voting Member, DC Sentencing and Criminal Code Revision Commission
Education:
  • PhD, Information & Decision Systems, George Washington University, 1992
  • MBA, Quantitative Methods, University of California at Los Angeles, 1965
  • BS, Statistics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1964
Other:
  • None found