Before joining Utica in 2001, Donald J. Rebovich, Ph.D., served as research director for the National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C) and the American Prosecutors Research Institute, where he was responsible for directing the analysis of internet crime report data and the National Public Survey on White Collar Crime. Rebovich serves as executive director of Utica's Center for Identity Management and Information Protection.
He is the author of Dangerous Ground: The World of Hazardous Waste Crime, which presented the results of the first empirical study of environmental crime in the United States, and co-author of the 2015 U.S. Department of Justice study, Hiding in Plain Sight? A Nationwide Study of the Use of Identity Manipulation by Registered Sex Offenders. Rebovich is also co-editor of The New Technology of Crime, Law and Social Control.
Rebovich has served as an advisor to The Global Center for Evidence-Based Corrections and Sentencing and to the U.S. Department of Justice on tribal technology, information sharing, and environmental crime control.
Honors and Distinctions
- Published author and pioneer for environmental crime research
- More than 15 years teaching criminal justice with Utica College
- B.S. in Psychology from the College of New Jersey
- M.A. in Criminal Justice from Rutgers University
- Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from Rutgers University
- Rebovich, D. (2015) Dangerous Ground: The World of Hazardous Waste Crime. Piscataway, New Jersey: Transaction Publishers.
- Rebovich, D. (Principal Investigator), Byrne, J. (Research Coordinator), Et al. (2015) Hiding in Plain Sight? A Nationwide Study of the Use of Identity Manipulation by Registered Sex Offenders. Utica, New York: Utica College.