Professor Robert Langworthy, Director of the Justice Center at the University of Alaska Anchorage, has accepted a fourteen-month appointment as Director of the Crime Control and Prevention Division in the National Institute of Justice, the research arm of the U.S. Department of Justice. The division administers national research grants in the areas of policing, crime prevention and crime mapping. During Langworthy's absence, Professor Nancy Schafer is serving as Acting Director of the Justice Center.
Justice Center, University of Alaska Anchorage. (Summer 2000). "Langworthy Accepts 14-Month NIJ Appointment." Alaska Justice Forum 17(2): 8. Justice Center Director Robert Langworthy has accepted a 14-month appointment at the National Institute of Justice.