David Weisburd is the Walter E. Meyer Professor of Law and Criminal Justice and Director of the Institute of Criminology, and Distinguished Professor of Criminology, Law and Society at George Mason University. He is also a Senior Fellow at the Police Foundation, and Chair of its Research Advisory Committee. Professor Weisburd is an elected Fellow of the American Society of Criminology and of the Academy of Experimental Criminology. He is Co-Chair of the steering committee of the Campbell Crime and Justice Group, and a member of the National Academy of Sciences (US) Research Council Committee on Crime Law and Justice. He is also President of the Israeli Society of Criminology and Chair of the Research Advisory Committee of the Israeli Corrections Authority. He received his Ph.D. from Yale University, where he was a Research Associate at Yale Law School, and also served as Senior Research Associate at the Vera Institute of Justice in New York and Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Crime Prevention Studies at Rutgers University. Professor Weisburd is author or editor of more than 20 books and more than 100 scientific articles that cover a wide range of criminal justice research topics, including crime at place, violent crime, white collar crime, policing, illicit markets, criminal justice statistics and social deviance. Professor Weisburd is editor of the Journal of Experimental Criminology and serves on a number of journal editorial boards including Criminology, the Journal of Crime and Delinquency, and the Journal of Quantitative Criminology. In 2010 Professor Weisburd was the recipient of the Stockholm Prize in Criminology, and also the Minister's Prize for Distinguished Immigrant Scientists.