Cody Telep is an Assistant Professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Arizona State University. His main research interests include evaluating innovations in policing, police legitimacy, evidence-based policy, and experimental criminology.
Dr. Telep received his PhD from Mason in May 2013 after completing his dissertation on evidence-based policing. While at Mason, Dr. Telep worked with Dr. David Weisburd and Dr. Cynthia Lum at the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy, primarily on projects in the areas of crime and place and policing.
As a founding member of the Criminology, Law and Society Student Association, Dr. Telep helped write the first Graduate Student Handbook. For his distinguished record, he received a Dean's Challenge Fellowship for 2012-2013.