Jim Lynch, Ph.D. to deliver Victimization Research and Data presentation
Jim Lynch, Ph.D., will be on campus Friday, April 6 to present his latest research in victimization. His talk, entitled Victimization Research and Data: If you Build it will they Come? will take place in Rooms 230/231 in the CEC building. It will start at 10:30 a.m. and run until noon. This event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required.
Lynch is a professor and former chair of the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Maryland. Prior to joining the department, he served as the director of the Bureau of Justice Statistics in the United States Department of Justice. His research focuses on victim surveys, victimization risk, the role of coercion in social control, and crime statistics.