Last updated on: 8/26/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Holona LeAnne Ochs, PhD Biography

Title:
Associate Professor at Lehigh University
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 19, 2008

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 Professor, Lehigh University
  • Former Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Howard University Graduate School
  • Presented the papers “Workfare Policy and the Marginalization of Women” and “The Role of Civilian Review in Responsible Policing,” Southern Political Science Association annual meeting, Jan. 9, 2008
  • Presented the paper “Health Policy Inequality: The Well-Being of Children of ‘Undeserving’ Mothers,” Southern Political Science Association annual meeting, Jan. 3, 2007
  • Presented the paper “Constructing Social Rights: What’s Working, What’s Fair,” Southern Political Science Association annual meeting, Jan. 6, 2005
  • Presented the paper “Pardons and Politics: The Political Roots of Clemency,” Southern Political Science Association annual meeting, Jan. 8, 2004
  • Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant, University of Kansas
  • Licensed clinical marriage and family therapist, 1999-2003
  • Member, American Political Science Association, and American Society for Public Administration
Education:
  • PhD, Political Science, University of Kansas, 2007
  • MA, Political Science, University of Kansas, 2005
  • MS, Clinical Marriage and Family Therapy, Kansas State University, 1999
  • BS, Psycology, Kansas State University, 1997
Other:
  • Howard J. Baumgartel Peace and Justice Award recipient, 2006
  • Walter Scholarship recipient, University of Kansas, 2002-2003
Quoted in:
  1. What Is Clemency?