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New Memorandum of Understanding Between United States Marshals Service (USMS) and NSU Signed

On May 4, 2012, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Nova Southeastern University (NSU) and the United States Marshals Service (USMS) was signed. Representing NSU was Dr. Frank DePiano, Provost and Executive Vice-President for Academic Affairs, and the USMS was represented by Dr. Michael Bourke, Chief Psychologist. The MoU establishes a relationship between NSU and the USMS for the purpose of devising joint research projects.  As a result of the MoU, both parties will collectively decide what research questions they want to study related to criminal justice, policing, criminology, and associated behavioral and social sciences, analyze data, and publish the results in support of law enforcement.

Members of NSU and USMS

Top left to right: Dr. Vincent Van Hasselt (NSU-BSO advisory board), Dr. Tammy Kushner (NSU-BSO advisory board), Karen Grosby (Dean of NSU-Center for Psychological Studies), Dr. Leslie Taylor (NSU-BSO advisory board), Captain Robin Larson (NSU-BSO advisory board), Darren Sieger (NSU-BSO advisory board); Bottom left to right: Charlie Feeley (Deputy US Marshal), Dr. Michael Bourke (Chief Psychologist USMS), Dr. Frank DePiano (NSU Executive Vice President and University Provost), Dr. Kimberly Durham (NSU-BSO advisory board)

Members of NSU and USMS

Left to right: Dr. Michael Bourke (Chief Psychologist USMS), Dr. Frank DePiano (NSU Executive Vice President and University Provost)

Dr. DePiano and Dr. Michael Bourke

Left to right: Dr. Michael Bourke (Chief Psychologist USMS), Dr. Frank DePiano (NSU Executive Vice President and University Provost)

Members of NSU and USMS

Left to right: Charlie Feeley (Deputy US Marshal), Dr. Kimberly Durham (NSU-BSO advisory board), Dr. Michael Bourke (Chief Psychologist USMS), Dr. Vincent Van Hasselt (NSU-BSO advisory board), Karen Grosby (Dean of NSU-Center for Psychological Studies)

Members of NSU and USMS

Left to right: Dr. Tammy Kushner (NSU-BSO advisory board),  Dr. Vincent Van Hasselt (NSU-BSO advisory board), Charlie Feeley (Deputy US Marshal), Karen Grosby (Dean of NSU-Center for Psychological Studies), Dr. Michael Bourke (Chief Psychologist USMS), Dr. Frank DePiano (NSU Executive Vice President and University Provost), Dr. Kimberly Durham (NSU-BSO advisory board), Captain Robin Larson (NSU-BSO advisory board), Darren Sieger (NSU-BSO advisory board) Dr. Leslie Taylor (NSU-BSO advisory board)

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