GTD Team

Principal Investigator

Erin Miller, Assistant Research Scientist, START

Data Collection Manager

Michael Jensen, Assistant Research Scientist, START

GTD Researchers

Bryan Arva
Michael Distler
Benjamin Evans
William Kammerer
Sheehan Kane
Jacob Loewner
Joseph Oudin
Karina Panyan
Kieran Quinlan

Technical Staff

Brian Wingenroth, Software Architect

GTD Advisory Board

Victor Asal, SUNY Albany
Martha Crenshaw, Stanford University
Laura Dugan, University of Maryland
Joshua Freilich, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Gary LaFree, University of Maryland
Clark McCauley, Bryn Mawr College
Todd Sandler, University of Texas, Dallas
Jacob Shapiro, Princeton University
Kathleen Smarick, University of Maryland
Brent Smith, University of Arkansas
John Wigle, Johns Hopkins University


GTD Team Alumni

Founding Principal Investigators

Gary LaFree, Professor and Chair, University of Maryland Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Laura Dugan, Professor, University of Maryland Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Research Staff

Jeremy Backstrom
Brad Bartholomew
Brandon Behlendorf
Stephanie DiPietro
Susan Fahey
Heather Fogg
Derrick Franke
Nadine Frederique
Paul Gallo
Jennifer Gibbs
Rachelle Giguere
James Hendrickson
Omi Hodwitz
Raven Korte
Deepak Kukade
Sumit Kumar
Anna Meier
Lauren Metelsky
Mary Michael
Danna O'Rourke
Christopher Panek
Shelsea Pederson
Alexandra Prokopets
Matthew Rhodes
Benjamin Rosenbaum
Aaron Safer-Lichtenstein
Ingrid Schulz
Jeffrey Scott
Crystal Shelton
Jaime Shoemaker
Joseph Simone
Corina Simonelli
Kimberly Tenorio
Mischelle van Brakle
Katharine Sobotka von Rosen
Jennifer A. Varriale-Carson

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