Corrections, translational research, alternatives to incarceration, reentry, cultural competence, and minority populations.
Daniela Barberi is a Colombian Ph.D. student in the Criminology, Law & Society program.
She is finishing her doctoral program in Colombia where she works with the Bogotá Mayor's Office as the leader of the only governmental reentry program that supports people who have been previously incarcerated.
While she was in the U.S. she worked at the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence (ACE!) with Dr. Faye Taxman and Dr. Danielle Rudes.
She has an M.A. in Criminal Justice, from Penn State University, where she obtained the Penn State Harrisburg Alumni Society Outstanding Graduate Student Award and the Criminal Justice Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award. Her B.A. is in Psychology from Universidad de Los Andes (Colombia).
Daniela has worked with different justice populations and in various settings, such as corrections, community corrections, police officers, individuals who have substance use disorders, and in hospitals with survivors of sexual violence.
George Mason University (Fairfax, VA, EEUU)
Pennsylvania State University (Harrisburg, PA, EEUU)
Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia)
Featured Student at Penn State Harrisburg (2020)