Research Consultant: National Institute of Justice, Homeland Security, US Department of Education -Office of Safe and Drug Free Schools, American Council on Education, The National Science Foundation, The Justice Department, Office of Justice Programs ,Corporations and Government Agencies. Honors and Awards OCU Teaching Award for Excellence, Graduate and fellow of the CETL Teaching Academy, 2011 Priddy Award for Teaching Excellence ... Oklahoma City University, 2006 Recipient of an achievement award from the Oklahoma Sociological Association for years of service in teaching sociology, 2005. Selected one of the "Outstanding People of the 20th Century," by IBC, Cambridge, England, 1999. President of Texas Federation of Ph.D.'s Alumni Association, 1992-93. Central Police College, Republic of China Award for furthering international exchange and outstanding contributions to the field of police science: Presented by President Yen, January 1988. Who's Who in Intellectuals, 1987. Who's Who in Law and Social Control, 1986. Who's Who in Technology Today, 1984. Who's Who in the Southwest, 1984. Olson Award and Honorarium for Best Faculty Research, Oklahoma City University, 1983. Rice University, Mellon Foundation, Summer Faculty Fellowship and Honorarium, the History of Crime and Punishment, 1982. Rice University, Mellon Foundation, Summer Faculty Fellowship and Honorarium, Intergovernmental Policy Making, 1981. Scholastic All American, 1981 Vice President of Alpha Kappa Delta, National Sociology Honor Society. Alpha Chi, National Honor Society. Alpha Phi Sigma Criminal Justice Honor Society. Who's Who at North Texas State University, 1977 -78, 1978 -79. Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities, 1977 -78, 1978 -79. Youth in Achievement International Award, 1979. Faculty Travel Grants, Oklahoma City University, awarded 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1997, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010.