WSU Extension - EDEN

WSU Extension Disaster Education Network

WSU EDEN Core Committee

Michael Gaffney - Associate Director, WSU Division of Governmental Studies and Services (DGSS)

Michael J. Gaffney is the Associate Director of the Division of Governmental Studies and Services (DGSS) at Washington State University.  DGSS is a joint outreach effort of the College of Liberal Arts and WSU Extension which provides applied research, consultation, and training for governmental agencies throughout the Northwest.  Mike is also a principal in WSU’s partnership with the Western Regional Institute for Community Oriented Public Safety (WRICOPS).  WRICOPS has worked in five western states and with tribes across the country to advance community policing and innovative public safety practices.  Mike has been with WSU for twelve years, having previously been an attorney in both private practice and the U.S. Air Force.  Mike received a BS in Political Science and Economics and a Juris Doctor from the University of Idaho.  Mike’s research interests include Emergency Response, Social Capital, Volunteerism, Crime Prevention, Disaster Preparedness, Research Methodology, Ethics, Biased Policing and Profiling, Democratization, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Community Oriented Policing, Hazard Mitigation Planning, and Citizen-Government interaction.




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