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Faye S. Taxman

Faye S. Taxman

Faye S. Taxman is a University Professor in the Criminology, Law and Society Department and Director of the Advancing Correctional Excellence Center at George Mason University.

Dr. Taxman is recognized for her work in the development of the seamless systems of care models that link the criminal justice with other service delivery systems, as well as reengineering probation and parole supervision services.

Dr. Taxman has active laboratories with her nearly 20 year agreement with the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services; she has been a PI of one of the National Institute on Drug Abuse’s research centers in the Criminal Justice Drug Abuse Treatment Studies (CJ-DATS) network.

She is the co-author (with Steven Belenko) of Implementation of Evidence Based Practices in Community Corrections and Addiction Treatment (Springer, 2011).

Dr. Taxman has received numerous awards including a Fellow of the Academy of Experimental Criminology and the Distinguished Scholar from the American Society of Criminology’s Division on Sentencing and Corrections.