Bradley A. Campbell

Associate Professor


Bradley A. Campbell is an Associate Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Louisville. He received his PhD in Criminal Justice & Criminology from Sam Houston State University in 2015. His research focuses on police investigations, decision-making, training evaluation, and response to victims. Currently, Campbell is the lead researcher on two federally funded projects. First, he is the principal research partner on the Kentucky Sexual Assault Kit Backlog Action Research Project funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, a study that examines the problem of unsubmitted sexual assault kits in Kentucky. Second, Campbell is the Principal Investigator of a National Institute of Justice funded experiment to implement and evaluate victim centered, trauma informed interview training for sexual assault investigators. Campbell’s recent work has been published in the Journal of Experimental CriminologyJournal of Criminal Justice, and Criminal Justice & Behavior.  He has taught courses on Community PolicingPolicing in the United States, and Research Methods.

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