Faculty Affiliates

Faculty affiliates are scholars with a clear and demonstrated interest in an area related to gun violence research, are actively involved in research activities, attend seminars, present their research, and participate in the GVRC research events.

Mayer, Matthew

Dr. Mayer’s research includes analyzing national data, modeling school violence related processes. Dr. Mayer has led several trans-disciplinary teams in research journal...

Mammis, Antonios (Tony)

Dr. Antonios Mammis is the founder and director of the Functional and Restorative Neurosurgery Program and Center for Neuromodulation, at Rutgers New...

Link, Nathan

Nate Link conducts policy-relevant research in the areas of mental health and crime, corrections/reentry, and crime control strategies. He was on the...

Lewis, Michael

Dr. Lewis has been studying emotional development in typical, abused, and high-risk children, which includes understanding the outcomes of psychopathology, including violence.

Lane, Jeffrey

Jeffrey Lane is an urban ethnographer who studies issues of neighborhood and dating violence, youth outreach work and intervention, and policing and...

Kunac, Anastasia

Dr. Kunac currently serves as a trauma Surgeon and Surgical Intensivist at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark and also as...

Husak, Douglas

Dr. Husak is especially interested in similarities and differences between gun control and drug control, especially as they pertain to problems of...

Holly, Cheryl

Dr. Holly’s work is related to the prevention of gun violence in a contextually relevant manner, particularly as it relates to gun...

Hinton, Alexander

Alexander Hinton is is the author or editor of over a dozen books, including, most recently, Man or Monster? The Trial of...

Griffiths, Elizabeth

Elizabeth Griffiths' research examines physical and social influences on the spatial distribution of violence across urban areas.  She is interested in the...