Joseph F. Ryan, Ph.D.
861 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, New York 10570
Phone: (914) 773-3814
CAREER OBJECTIVE Sociological/Criminological research and teaching at University or College level.
Pace University, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences: New York, New York 10038
1991-Present Department of Criminal Justice, Chair and Professor: New York and Pleasantville Campus. For additional details of Pace University accomplishments see end of resume.
2007- Board of Trustees (Voting Member), Pace University
Westchester County Department of Public Safety Police Academy
2006-Present Visiting Professor/Certified New York State Police Instructor for New York City and Westchester County Police Departments.
Westchester County Department of Probation
2008-2010 Process Evaluation of “Non-Incest Sex Offenders Visitation Program”
Department of Homeland Security
2007-2009 External Evaluator for DHS’s Center for Homeland Defense and Security Masters Degree and Executive Leaders Program.
New York State Department of Education
2006-2008 External Review for Accreditation of New York Institute of Technology: Criminal Justice Program
U.S. Department of State, International Visitors Program
2003-2005 Lecturer: Re “Globalization and Terrorism: A Community Policing Response”
Office of Domestic Preparedness, Department of Homeland Security
Public Private Partnerships to deal with Terrorism and WMD (T&WMD)
Local Law Enforcement response to T&WMD
Evaluation of master’s degree in homeland security offered by the Center for Homeland Defense and Security, at the Naval Postgraduate School
Urban Institute: Washington, D.C.
Co-Principal Investigator of the National Evaluation of Title I of the 1994 Crime Act (COPS Program).
Member Advisory Board for 1994 Violence Against Women Act re Evaluation of STOP Block Grants to Combat Violence Against Women.
National Institute of Justice, U. S. Department of Justice: Washington, D.C.
1991-1993 Visiting Fellow.
1990-2000 Technical Assistance Provider:
Developing State Capacity to Conduct Evaluations.
National Center for Victims of Crime: Washington, D.C.
Assist Philadelphia Police in developing Model Protocol to address crime of Stalking.
New York State Department of Health
1997-1998 Member of Committee on Pain Management of the New York State Public Health Council (for recommendations dealing with legislation/policy on assisted suicide/palliative care as it relates to regulating controlled substances).
Civic Research Institute, Inc.: New York, New York
2011 Editorial Review Board for Journal of International Security
1997-Present Editorial Review Board for “Victimization of the Elderly and Disabled Bulletin.”
American Bar Association
Research Criminal Justice System Response to Child Abductions.
Indian Health Services, U. S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Develop and Provide Two Day Training Seminar Re “A Community Response to Domestic Violence and Child Abuse.” Training provided in 10 different Native American Communities to Judges, Prosecutors, Police and Human Service Providers.
Columbia University, Teachers College, New York, New York
NYS Mandated Reports Course re Child Abuse.
Adolescent Mental Health Training Conferences for Service Providers in Indian Health Service and Tribal Programs.
Manhattan College: Bronx, New York 10452
1990-1991 Adjunct Professor, Undergraduate Sociology Program
Long Island University: Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522
Adjunct Professor, Graduate Criminal Justice Program
Mercy College: Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522
Adjunct Professor, Undergraduate Sociology Program
New York City Police Department, New York, New York 10038
1968-1993 Police Officer, Detective and Researcher. For Details of NYCPD Accomplishments see end of Resume.
Federal Bureau of Investigation, New York, New York 10017
1967-1968 Clerk/Teletype Operator, Maximum Security Clearance.
1979 1984 Ph.D. in Sociology from Fordham University, Bronx, New York. Dissertation: "Police Behavior: A Study of Structure, Anomie and Patterned Evasion."
1976 1978 MA in Criminal Justice from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, N.Y. Thesis: "Public Perception of Corruption: An Attitudinal Study."
1970 1976 BA in Criminal Justice from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, N.Y.
1998 Chairing the Academic Department, American Council on Education
1994 University of Illinois at Chicago, Office of International Criminal Justice. Re: Sports Violence: Issues for Law Enforcement," (16 hours continuing education certificate).
1992 University of Oklahoma, College of Continuing Education. Re: Indian Health Service/Social Service Needs (24 hours continuing education certificate).
1991 Columbia University, Teachers College. Re: Child and Adolescent Mental Health Training for Service Providers in Indian Health Service and Tribal Programs (33 hours continuing education certificate).
1990 Columbia University, Teachers College. Re: Child Abuse and Maltreatment Training in Identification, Reporting, and Intervention for Mandated Professionals (8 hours continuing education certificate).
Police Quarterly Journal
1999-2002 Peer Reviewer.
Criminal Justice Quarterly
1999-2003 Peer Reviewer.
Journal of Organized Crime
1997-2001 Peer Reviewer.
Ryan, J.F. , An Evaluation of the Masters of Arts in Security Studies: Homeland Security and Defense Degree at the Naval Postgraduate School, Department of Homeland Security, January 2009.
Ryan, J.F. , “Developing Risk Management and Outcome-Based
Performance Monitoring Strategies for the Bureau of Immigration and
Customs Enforcement,“ 2006 Congressional Quarterly, Inc.
Federal Document Clearing House Congressional Testimony, March 28,
Ryan, J.F., and Dupont, I “Evaluation of PAV Project,” Westchester
County Department of Probation and Corrections, 2005.
Ryan, J. F., “Community Policing and the Impact of the COPS Program: A Potential Tool in the Local War on Terrorism,” in Critical Issues in Criminal Justice,2nd, Albert Roberts, editor, Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA: Fall 2003.
Ryan, J. F. and Buerger, Michael E. 1994 Crime Act: A View of Implementation in 30 Cities, Washington, D.C., National Institute of Justice, Spring 2002.
Grasso, K. L., Ryan. J. F., et al. The Criminal Justice System’s Response to Parental Abductions, Washington, D.C. Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, September 2001. (Peer Reviewed)
Ryan, J. F. San Diego City Schools Police Department: An Evaluation of a COPS School Based Partnerships Program, Washington, D.C. Office of Community Oriented Policing, July 2001 (Peer Reviewed)
Roth, J. A., and Ryan, J. F. National Evaluation of the COPS Program, Washington, D.C. National Institute of Justice, August 2000. (Peer Reviewed)
Ryan, J. F. and Roth, J. A. Research in Brief, COPS Program: Four-Year Assessment. Washington, D.C., National Institute of Justice, August 2000. (Peer Reviewed)
Ryan, J. F., and Grasso, K. L., “Police Handling of Missing and Parentally Abducted Children,” Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management, November 1998. (Peer Reviewed)
Ryan, J. F., and Gunn, K. “The Security Team Program,” Police Chief Magazine: Project Response. International Association of Chiefs of Police, October 1997.
Grasso, K.L., Ryan, J.F., Wells, S.J. The Criminal Justice System’s Response to Parental Abductions, U.S. Justice Department, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. Final Report October 1996, pp 3-1:3-146. (Peer Reviewed)
Ryan, J.F., “Community Policing: Trends, Policies, Programs and Definition,“ Critical Issues in Crime and Justice, ed. Albert Roberts, Ohio: Sage Publications, 1994, pp 127-144.
Ryan, J. F., Varieties of Community Policing, Washington, D.C., National Institute of Justice, 1994 (Peer Reviewed)
Ryan, J. F., "The Goals of Policing," Policing in America, ed. by Albert Roberts, Ohio: Sage Publications, 1993, pp. 242-273.
Ryan, J. F. "An Urban Law Enforcement Response to Missing and Runaway Children," Missing Children, Martin L. Forst, ed. Springfield, Illinois: Charles C, Thomas, 1990, pp 127-142.
Ryan, J. F., "A Law Enforcement Dilemma: Family Violence Hits Home," Law Enforcement Journal. Vol. 1,No. 1, 1990. (Peer Reviewed)
Ryan, J. F., Evaluation of New York City Police Department’s Domestic Violence Prevention Project. New York: New York City Police Department, 1990.
Ryan, J. F., "Domestic Violence: A Social and Legal Perspective," Police Chief, March 1987.
Ryan, J. F., "The Plight of Our Modern Huckleberry Finns," Missing/Abused, Summer, 1987.
Ryan, J. F., Operation Outreach: A Study of Runaway Children In New York City. New York: New York City Police Department, 1986.
Ryan, J. F., "An Arrest Like Any Other?" New York Newsday, 23 September 1986.
Ryan, J.F., "1983 Missing Children Study: A Study of Missing Children in New York City." An Unpublished Study Conducted for New York City Police Department, March 5, 1985.
Ryan, J. F., Inspections Division Bulletin. New York: New York City Police Department, 1980 1984, bi monthly publication (2200 copies per).
Pi Alpha Alpha
Alpha Phi Sigma
International Association of Chiefs of Police
American Society of Criminology
Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
Institute for Criminal Justice Ethics
American Society of Political Science
Pace University Kenan Award for “Teaching
Excellence,” 2001/2002 Academic Year
Pace University Student Award for “Outstanding
Faculty Member from Class of 1999”
"Marquis Who’s Who in the World, ”Millennium Edition
“Marquis Who’s Who in America” Millennium Edition
“Marquis Who’s Who in the East”, 1999/2000
New York State REGENTS SCHOLARSHIP
New York City Police Department "Certificate of
Recognition for Exceptional Attendance - FIVE YEAR AWARD"
PRESENTATIONS BEFORE PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES/CONFERENCES
2010 Fourth Annual Homeland Security Education Summit, “Understanding Terrorism Using GIS.”
2007 Annual Meeting of Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences. “Local
Law Enforcement Involvement in Fighting.”
2006 Testify before the One Hundred Ninth U.S. Congress, Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats, and International Relations, re “Developing Risk Management and Performance-Based Monitoring Strategies for the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement.”
2004 Annual Meeting of American Society of Criminology. “Pedagogical Strategies in Teaching Introductory Level College Courses.”
2002 Annual Meeting of American Association of Colleges and Universities, re “A Team Approach to Curriculum Design for Online Teaching.”
2001 Annual Meeting of American Society of Criminology, Chair Session re: “Minorities and the Police.”
2001 Annual Meeting of American Society of Criminology. “Creating an Effective Stalking Protocol”
2001 International Conference at Sam Houston State University,“ Policing in Multi-Cultural Societies.”
2001 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology. Chair of Panel re “Police and Community: Assessing Issues”
2001 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re “Examining the Perception and Attitude of Minorities Toward the Police.”
2000 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re “The Legacy of President Clinton’s COPS Program.”
2000 Fifth Annual Advocacy in Action Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Keynote Speaker Re “Community Policing and Domestic Violence Strategies.”
1999 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re “National Evaluation of Title I of the 1994 Crime Act.”
1999 National Institute of Justice Evaluation Conference re “National Evaluation of Title I of the 1994 Crime Act.”
1998 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re “Preliminary Results of the National Evaluation of Title I of the 1994 Crime Act.”
1998 National Conference on Community Policing re “Return on Investment: A National Evaluation of the COPS Program.”
1998 National Institute of Justice Annual Research and Evaluation Conference “National Evaluation of Title I of the 1994 Crime Act.”
1998 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences re “Police/Sheriff Response to Parental Abductions.”
1997 National Institute of Justice Evaluation Conference re “Site Assessment of COPS MORE Programs.”
1997 First National Conference on Community Relations re “Community Policing and its Impact on Community Relations.”
1997 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re “The National Evaluation of the Office of Community Oriented Policing.”
1996 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re “National Evaluation of Cops On the Beat’” and “Developing a Protocol for Conducting Site Assessments of Law Enforcement Agencies.”
1995 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re AA Justice System Response to Parental Abductions, and “Community Policing: A Practitioner=s View.”
1995 4th International Family Violence Research Conference, “Community Policing and Family Violence: Can the Criminal Justice and Health Care Systems Work Together Toward a Solution?”
1994 Office of International Criminal Justice Conference on Sports Violence, re “Developing Security Plans for the 1996 Olympics.”
1994 Annual Meeting of Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences re "Defining the Supervisors Role in Community Policing."
1993 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re "Defining Community Policing," and "Integrated Theories and Policy Development in a Police Agency."
1992 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re “Developing A Community Policing Model.”
1991 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re “Police Behavior and Crime.”
1991 Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control Conference re “Forum on Youth Violence in Minority Communities: Setting the Agenda for Prevention.”
1990 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology re: "Youth Gang Violence."
Details of PACE UNIVERSITY ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2007-Present Member of Board of Trustees, Pace University (including sub-committees for Building and Grounds, Staff Affairs, Technology and Information, and Pension)
2001-Present Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Sociology (name changed in 2010 to Criminal Justice and Security)
Chair, Department of Public Administration
2003-Present Chair, Faculty Council (PLV) Grievance Committee
2006-Present Member of Dyson College Tenure and Promotion Committee
2005-Present Member of Dyson College Assessment Committee
2004-Present Dyson College Learning Outcome Assessment Committee
2003-Present Faculty Council (PLV) Admissions Committee
2001-Present Faculty Council (PLV) Technology Needs Committee
2001-Present Faculty Council (PLV) Ad Hoc Space Utilization Committee
2001-Present Dyson College Society of Fellows
2000-Present: Dyson College Committee to Review Faculty Evaluation
1998-Present: Faculty Council (PLV) Admissions Committee
1998-2003: Dyson College Committee on Sabbatical Leave
1997-Present: University Institutional Review Board
1997-Present: Chair of President’s Advisory Committee on Campus Security
1994/95 Acting Chair, Department of Public Administration
1993/95 Chair, Faculty Council White Plains Campus
1993/95 President's Advisory Group
1993/95 Provost’s Affirmative Action Committee
1993/95 Committee of Deans and Faculty on Promotion and Tenure: Alternate Member
1993/95 Strategic Agenda Committee
1994/95 Committee on Faculty Compensation
1996/97 Committee on Dyson College Concerns
1999/2001 Chair, Departmental Hiring Committees (four times)
2006 Testimony before House of Representatives, Subcommittee on National Security, Emerging Threats and International Relations, re “Developing Risk Management and Outcome-Based Monitoring Strategies for the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement.”
2006 “Hate Crime Workshop” Forum, sponsored by The Organization of Chinese Americans and Pace University.
2005 “Hate Crime Workshop” Forum, sponsored by The Organization of Chinese Americans and Pace University.
2003 Response Television Network: Panel re “Homeland Security: Information for State and Local Public Safety.”
2000 Key Note Address re “Domestic Violence and Community Policing” for the New Mexico Crime Victims Reparation Commission
1999: ABC-Channel 7: Evening News re Police Brutality
1999: NEWS 12 re Media Violence
1999: WFAS Radio re Family Violence
1998: ABC Evening News re Terrorism
1998: NEWS 12 re Children and Violence
Pace University Faculty Development Opportunities:
2004 Administrative Portfolio Workshop
2002 “Exploring Learning Communities,” American Association of Colleges and Universities, Atlanta, Georgia.
2001 “Learning Communities,” University of Rhode Island.
2001 Multiple Teaching Techniques
2001 Introduction to Blackboard
2001 Introduction to FrontPage
2001 Implementing Learning Communities
2000 Academic Leadership Institute, American Council on Education, San Diego
2000 Writing Across the Curriculum Workshop
2000 Web board and Multimedia Workshop
1999 Introduction to Course Info
1999 Introduction to PowerPoint and Advanced PowerPoint
1998 Seminar on Sexual Harassment Policy
1998 Education Technology Conference: New School for Social Research
New Courses Developed and Taught:
“The ABC’s of Crime: Audacity, Brains and Creativity”
CRJ 261: Criminal Investigation, with
LIT 211: Modern Detective Mysteries
“The Longest War: Violence Against Women”
CRJ 375: Criminal Justice System Response to Domestic Violence, with
HIS 211: History of American Women.
PAA 644 Re-Engineering Government and Non-Profit Agencies
PAA 621 Introduction to Criminal Justice (In Class/Online
PAA 622 Multi-Disciplinary Response to Violence
PAA 623 Law for Criminal Justice Managers
CRJ 499 Senior Capstone
CRJ 315 Integrity Issues in the Criminal Justice System
CRJ 332 Research Methods and Current Criminal Justice Issues
CRJ 296 Topics Course: Local Law Enforcement Response to Terrorism (In class/Online)
CRJ 269 Topics Travel Course: Crime and Justice in Ireland, Italy (and Poland-2004)
PAA 502 Statistics and Research Methods
PAA 601 Public Administration and its Environment
PAA 602 Organization Theory and Management (In class/Online
PAA 615 Program Planning and Evaluation (In class/Online
CRJ 150 Introduction to Criminal Justice (in class and online)
CRJ 242 Crime and Public Policy (in class and online)
CRJ 250 Penology
CRJ 255 Structures and Function of a Police Organization
CRJ 341 Management Science in the Criminal Justice System
CRJ 346 Terrorism and Society
SOC 114 Criminology (in class and online)
2004 Organized Conference at Pace University: “Changing Mission of Corrections: A Community Forum on Educational Programs for Inmates and Higher Education Opportunities for Correction Officers.”
2003 Organized Conference at Pace University: “Transitional Services in Corrections.”
2003 Institute an Executive in Residence Program for Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
2002 Grant from DHS/OPD re Public Private Partnerships for Terrorism and WMD
2001-Present.Judge in Westchester-Rockland Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006)
2001-Present.Mentor White Plains High School Students re Social Science Research Projects.
2000 Restructured Criminal Justice Program, including introducing two CRJ Tracks: Law Enforcement Track and Courts and Corrections Track
2000 Developed a Capstone Course (research/problem solving focus) for CRJ Majors.
2000 Developed a Partnership with the College of Criminal Justice, at Sam Houston State University (Huntsville, TX).
2003 Pace University, School of Computer Sciences and Information System: Doctoral Committee: “Cyber-terrorism.”
Newspaper Citations: 12 as of 2010, including New York Times, and USA Today (front page article).
Details of NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT ACCOMPLISHMENTS, 1 Police Plaza,
New York, 10038-1497
1984-1993 Police Commissioners Office, Office of Management Analysis and Planning: Program Research/Grant Development Unit and Special Projects Unit.
New York City Police Department Representative/Liaison to:
Harvard School of Public Health, re National Violence Prevention Advocacy
Mayor's Interagency Council for Multi-Problem Families
Mayor's Child Protective Task Force
Mayor's Task Force on Runaway Children
Mayor's Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect
Manhattan High Schools' Advisory Council For Child Abuse, Neglect and
New York City Coalition on Elder Abuse
New York City Department of Health's Injury Control Program
New York State Department of Health's Injury Control Program
Centers for Disease Control, Injury Control Division
Victim Services Agency of New York City
"STEPS" To End Family Violence
New York City Department of Health's Violence Prevention Initiative
New York City Women's Justice League
New York City Women's Prison Association
New York City Coalition Against Domestic Violence
PROVIDE EXPERT TESTIMONY AT HEARINGS:
New York Law Commission Hearing Re Police Response to the Mentally Ill,
Congressional Hearing Re Child Victim of Violence by Strangers With Handguns,
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Advisory Board on Child Abuse
Columbia University, Teachers College, 1991
Governor's Commission on Domestic Violence
HBO Documentary "Child or Rage: A Story of Abuse," Panel Discussant, 1990
20/20 ABC Television re Lisa Steinberg, 1987
World News Tonight re Lisa Steinberg, 1987
New York City Police Academy
Professional Athletes Unlimited (Anti Drug Seminars)
Sixth and Seventh Annual Conferences On The Legal Rights of Battered Women
NOW Conference on Women in the Courts
NYCPD "Sex Crimes/Child Abuse Investigator's" Course
NYS Medical Society's Child Abuse Committee
SPECIFIC NYPD ACCOMPLISHMENTS:
Research and Develop new policy for a Law Enforcement response to Child Abuse.
Evaluation of the Domestic Violence Prevention Project.
Develop Police Strategies for a Multi-Problem Family Demonstration Project.
Conduct Study of Runaway Children in New York City (Official copy available).
Conduct Study of Missing Children in New York City (Official copy available).
Conduct Study of Rapes in NYC for 1985 and Develop Proactive Prevention Strategies (Official copy available).
Conduct Study of 1983 and 1984 Homicides (Official copy available).
Coordinate and Develop NYC Missing Children Campaign.
Coordinate and Develop Domestic Violence Prevention Program.
Coordinate and Develop Community Policing Program (later to become the National Model adopted by President Clinton re COPS Program).
Present paper re: NYCPD's Domestic Violence Prevention Program at 93rd Annual Convention of the Inter-national Association of Chiefs of Police.
Develop and implement strategies for Community Patrol Officer Program.
1972 1984 Inspections Division and Intelligence Division (Detective/Investigator)
Conducted 4,000 hours covert observations of police patrols.
Conducted 7,000 interviews of New York City residents re attitudes toward NYC Police.
Officer Administrator--Staff of 71 persons.
In-House Integrity Officer.
Training Officer for Inspections Division, Internal Affairs Division, Police Academy and other police units re Integrity and Inspections Issues.
Developed inspection procedures and evaluative methodologies for specialized studies.
Expert in patrol, detective and personnel management procedures.
Editor of all Inspections Division Reports and Studies.
Attended certified courses: "Administrative Lieutenant Training Program," "Specialized Personal Protective Security," and "Internal Investigations.”
Provided Personal Security as NYCPD Representative to:
President James Carter,
First Lady of the Philippines, Imelda Marcos, and
Prime Minister of Israel, Menachin Begin
Numerous confidential investigations.
1979 24th Precinct, Manhattan, New York
1970-1972 48th Precinct, Bronx, New York
1968 1970 Police Trainee