As the administrator of Duquesne University's Cyril H. Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law, I manage an internationally acclaimed center for professional and general public education that offers onsite and online continuing education seminars and conferences on current topics at the interface of science, law and public policy.

I also serve as managing member of the Forensic Sciences and Law Education Group, a small business dedicated to disseminating educational video products and online resources relating to topics at the interface of forensic investigation and historical inquiry.

Finally, I am a longtime freelance writer and former newspaper reporter currently specializing in feature stories pertaining to science, the arts and education in and around Pittsburgh.


  • M.A., Stanford
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania


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