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Lawrence F Travis

Title: Professor
Office: 5339A RECCENTER
Tel: 513-556-5837
Email: lawrence.travis@uc.edu

Professor Travis earned his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from SUNY-Albany, 1982. He served as research director for the Oregon State Board of Parole and as a research analyst for the National Parole Institutes. He is co-author of Changes in Sentencing and Parole Decision Making: 1976-1978 and Policing in America: A Balance of Forces. He has edited both Corrections: An Issues Approach and Probation, Parole, and Community Corrections: A Reader. He is the author of Introduction to Criminal Justice and preveiously served as the editor of Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management.  He regularly contributes to criminal justice journals. His research interests lie in policing, criminal justice policy reform, sentencing, and corrections. He teaches the Seminar in Criminal Justice in the graduate program.

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