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Gisela Bichler

Gisela Bichler

Principal Investigator, Professor

Contact

Principal Investigator
UEC - Miscellaneous Projects & Grants
Office Phone(909) 537-5510
Office LocationSB-209B
Professor
Criminal Justice
Office Phone(909) 537-5510
Office LocationSB-209B

Bio

Director (CCJR), and Coordinator (B.S. Intelligence and Crime Analysis)

Education

2000 Ph.D., Criminal Justice, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Newark
1996 M.A., Criminal Justice, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Newark
1994 B.A., Criminology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada

Courses/Teaching

CJUS 3311: Criminal Justice Research Methods
CJUS 3312: Statistics in Criminal Justice
CJUS 3470: Environmental Crime Prevention
CJUS 5550: Crime and Intelligence Analysis
CJUS 5570: Crime in Public Spaces
CJUS 5571: Advanced Social Network Analysis
CJUS 6604: Advanced Research Methods

Research Supervision

CJUS 5575: Research Internship, Center for Criminal Justice Research
CJUS 5953: Independent Studies
CJUS 6650: Directed Studies
CJUS 6699A & 6699B: Thesis

Specialization

crime intelligence analysis

problem-oriented policing

social network science

drug trafficking networks and gang violence conflict networks

Research and Teaching Interests

Social Network Analysis
Illicit Markets and Transnational Crime
Co-offending networks (gangs, criminal enterprise, and terrorism)
Socio-Spatial Structure of Crime Events and Hotspot Policing
Program evaluation
Situational crime prevention
Problem-oriented policing