Last updated on: 3/13/2013 | Author: ProCon.org

Daniel S. Nagin, PhD Biography

Title:
Professor of Public Policy and Statistics at Carnegie Mellon University
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Feb. 27, 2013

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:
  • Associate Dean of Faculty, Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University, 2006-present
  • Adjunct Professor of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 2005-present
  • Professor of Public Policy and Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1999-present
  • Chair, Committee on Deterrence and the Death Penalty, National Research Council, 2010-2011
  • Member, MacArthur Network on Adolescent Development and Juvenile Justice, 2003-2007
  • Member, MacArthur Network on Social Interactions and Economic Outcomes, 2000-2005
  • Professor of Management, Carnegie Mellon University, 1986-1998
  • Deputy Secretary for Fiscal Policy and Analysis, Pennsylvania Department of Revenue, 1981-1986
  • Associate Professor of Public Policy and Operations Research, Carnegie Mellon University, 1979-1981
  • Senior Associate, Cambridge Systematics, 1978-1979
  • Assistant Professor of Public Policy, Duke University, 1976-1978
  • Systems Analyst, New York Academy of Medicine, 1972-1973
Education:
  • PhD, Urban and Public Affairs, Carnegie Mellon University, 1976
  • MS, Industrial Administration, Carnegie Mellon University, 1971
  • BS, Administrative and Managerial Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, 1971
Other:
  • Member, Committee on the Causes and Consequences of High Incarceration Rates, National Research Council, 2012-present
  • Member, Center Advancing Longitudinal Drug Abuse Research, University of California Los Angeles, 2005-present
  • Member, American Statistical Association, 2000-present
  • Member, American Society of Criminology, 1986-present
  • Member, Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management, 1986-present