PhD Criminal Justice, University at Albany of the State University of New York
MA Criminal Justice, University at Albany of the State University of New York
BA International Studies, American University
Jeff Mellow is a Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice, and a member of the Doctoral Faculty in Criminal Justice at the CUNY Graduate Center. His research focuses on correctoinal policy and practice, program evaluation, reentry and critical incident analysis in corrections. He is a project team member for the National Institute of Corrections funded Transition from Jail to Community (TJC) Initiative and co-authored The TJC Online Learning Toolkit. He has conducted research and evaluations on a wide variety of correctional topics, including halfway back programs, reentry, correctional health care programs, and escapes. His work has been published in The Prison Journal, American Journal of Public Health, Criminal Justice Policy Review and other scholarly outlets.
Corrections, reentry, evaluation of criminal justice programs, evidence based practices in prisons and jails