Wilson Center for Science and Justice
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Our Team

We bring scientists, lawyers, and students together at Duke University to do impactful research, policy, and teaching designed to improve criminal justice outcomes.

Deniz Ariturk

Deniz Ariturk
Health, Law, and Justice Fellow

Melissa Boughton

Melissa Boughton
Senior Communications Specialist

Will Crozier

Will Crozier
Research Director

Marlyn Dail

Marlyn Dail
Senior Academic Assistant

Michele Easter

Michele Easter
Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Brandon L. Garrett

Brandon L. Garrett
Director, L. Neil Williams, Jr. Professor of Law

Catherine Grodensky

Catherine Grodensky
PhD candidate, Sanford School of Public Policy

Arvind Krishnamurthy

Arvind Krishnamurthy
PhD candidate, Department of Political Science

Thomas K. Maher

Thomas K. Maher
Executive Director

Adele Quigley-McBride

Adele Quigley-McBride
Post-doctoral Fellow

Kristen Renberg

Kristen Renberg
PhD, Department of Political Science, J.D. Candidate

Allison Robertson

Allison Robertson
Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Travis Seale-Carlisle

Travis Seale-Carlisle
Post-doctoral Fellow

Jeffrey W. Swanson

Jeffrey W. Swanson
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Marvin Swartz

Marvin Swartz
Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Jennifer Teitcher

Jennifer Teitcher
Post-doctoral Fellow

Affiliated Faculty

Sara Sun Beale
Charles L. B. Lowndes Professor of Law

Donald H. Beskind
Professor of the Practice of Law

Philip J. Cook
ITT/Terry Sanford Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Public Policy Studies

Nita Farahany
Robinson O. Everett Professor of Law

Michael D. Frakes
A. Kenneth Pye Professor of Law and Professor of Economics

Elizabeth Joanne Gifford
Associate Research Professor

Sara Sternbergh Greene
Professor of Law

Lisa Kern Griffin
Candace M. Carroll and Leonard B. Simon Professor of Law

Ben K. Grunwald
Associate Professor of Law

Theresa Newman
Charles S. Rhyne Clinical Professor of Law

Cynthia D. Rudin
Professor of Computer Science

Christopher Wildeman
Professor of Sociology

Affiliated Collaborators

Thomas Albright
Salk Institute
Professor and Director
Vision Center Laboratory
Conrad T. Prebys Chair in Vision Research

Satana Deberry
Durham County
District Attorney

Chad Dodson
The University of Virginia
Associate Professor of Psychology

Ben Finholt
NC Prisoner Legal Services
Staff Attorney

Jeff Kukuka
Towson University
Assistant Professor; Psychology & Law

John Monahan
University of Virginia School of Law
John S. Shannon Distinguished Professor of Law
Professor of Psychology, Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences

Daniel Murrie
University of Virginia Institute of Law, Psychiatry, & Public Policy
Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Neurobehavioral Sciences

Sarah Olson
NC Indigent Defense Services
Forensic Resource Counsel

Karima Modjadidi
RTI International
Public Health Analyst 2, Courts and Corrections division

Lauren Brinkley-Rubinstein
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Assistant Professor, Social Medicine

M. Chris Fabricant
The Innocence Project
Director of Strategic Litigation