December 1 @ 11:10am in Room 4202 Dr. Jennifer Hunt on Police Use of Force
Dr. Jennifer Hunt was Professor of Sociology at Montclair State University, and served as Fulbright Research Chair in U.S. Policy Studies at the University of Alberta. She is currently researching and writing a book on Human Terrain Team Systems, a US Department of Defense funded project that embedded teams of social scientists and retired or active duty military personnel in combat commands in Iraq and Afghanistan. Dr. Hunt has done ethnographic research and published in a number of areas including police culture and organization, police use of force, risk and injury in sports and psychoanalysis and fieldwork. The University of Chicago Press published her most recent book, Seven Shots: An NYPD Raid on a Terrorist Cell and its Aftermath in 2010.