Corrections, translational research, prison violence, prisoner treatment, reentry programs, minority populations and prisoners' quality of life.
Daniela Barberi is a Ph.D. student in the Criminology, Law and Society program. She is also a Graduate Research Assistant at the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence (ACE!) and works with Dr. Faye Taxman.
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 (Bogota, Colombia)
She worked in a women prison applying and developing projects for vulnerable inmates (e.g. reentry programs for women who were soon to be released or working with women in maximum security on how to deal with the environment). She also worked in a public hospital as the leader of the Committee of Sexual Violence and Abuse and as a counselor for victims of sexual assault/abuse.
George Mason University Fairfax, VA
Ph.D. Criminology, Law and Society August 2017-Ongoing
Pennsylvania State University Harrisburg, PA
M.A. Criminal Justice August 2015-May 2017
Universidad de los Andes Bogotá, Colombia
B.A. Psychology January 2011-May 2014