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1 TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY VITA I. Academic/Professional Background Name: Pablo Martinez, PhD Title: Assistant Professor Educational Background Degree: Year: University: Major: Thesis/Description: Ph.D Sam Houston State University Criminal Justice An Analysis of the Predictive Validity of the PABLO Scale M.S State University College Education Bachelors 1972 State University of New Psychology York (SUNY) at Buffalo University Experience Position University Dates Assistant Professor Texas State University (SWT) 2003-Present Lecturer Texas State University (SWT) Relevant Professional Experience Position Entity Dates Principal Investigator Bureau of Justice Statistics Grants Director of Special Criminal Justice Police Council Projects SAC Director Statistical Analysis Center for the State of Texas Planner Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles Planner Texas Department of Criminal Justice (formerly known as the Texas Dept. of Corrections) II. TEACHING Teaching Honors and Awards: Courses Taught:

2 Introduction to Criminal Justice Research Methods Undergraduate Statistics Graduate Statistics Juvenile Justice Special Issues in Criminal Justice Special Topics Readings in Criminal Justice C. Graduate Thesis/Dissertations or Exit Committees (if supervisor, please indicate): D. Courses Prepared and Curriculum Development E. Funded External Teaching Grants and Contracts: F. Submitted, but not Funded, External Teaching Grants and Contracts: G. Funded Internal Teaching Grants and Contracts: H. Submitted, but not funded, Internal Teaching Grants and Contracts: I. Other: III. Scholarly/Creative A. Works in Print 1. Books (if not referred, please indicate) a. Scholarly Monographs: b. Textbooks:

3 Edited Books: d. Chapters in Books e. Creative Books: 2. Articles a. Referred Journal Articles: Projecting Prison admissions and Probation Placements. This manuscript has been accepted by The Prison Journal. Projecting Prison Populations from projected admissions. This article is Part II of the one above and it has been accepted by The Prison Journal b. Non-referred Articles: 3. Abstracts: 4. Reports: Trends, Profile and Policy Issues Related to Felony Probation Revocations in Texas. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin Texas, May 2002 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) An Audit of the Texas Community Supervision Tracking System. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 2002 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) An Overview of Texas Parole Guidelines. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 2001 (with Sharon Keiling et all). Recidivism of State Jail Felons: The First Report. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin Texas 2001 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) Projections of Adult Correctional Populations in Texas Fiscal Years Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 2001 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) The State Jail System Today: An Update. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 2000 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) Report to the Senate Finance and House Appropriations Committee, Impact of Closing the Harris County Boot Camp. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 1999 Impact Analysis: Abolishing Parole and Mandatory Supervision for all Offenders, HB 95. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 1999 (with other staff members of the Policy Council)

4 Elderly Offenders in Texas Prisons. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin Texas 1999 (with other members of the Policy Council) Sourcebook of Texas Adult Justice Population Statistics Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 1999 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) Impact Analysis: Life without Parole for Offenders Convicted of Capital Offenses and Abolishing Parole for Offenders Convicted of Aggravated Offenses, HB 421. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin Texas, 1999 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) Projections of Adult Correctional Populations in Texas, Fiscal Years Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 1998 (with other members of the Policy Council) Changing Characteristics of the Texas Prison Population. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin, Texas 1996 Evaluation of the Use of Parole Guidelines by the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles. Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin Texas 1996 (with other staff members of the Policy Council). Sentencing Dynamics Study II; Criminal Justice Policy Council, Austin Texas, 1993 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) Sentencing Dynamics Study, A Source Book of Sentencing Practices in Urban Texas in 1991, A Report to the 73 rd Texas State Legislature. Criminal Justice Policy Council Austin Texas 1993 (with other staff members of the Policy Council) The Texas Criminal Justice System in a Nutshell. Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, Austin Texas A Plan to Control the Texas Prison Population. Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, Austin Texas Past, Present and Future of Texas Prison Population Crowding. Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, Austin Texas, 1986 An Analysis of Factors Affecting Parole Decisions and Parole Success in Texas, Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, Austin, Texas July (This research paper was the fundamental basis for the PABLO scale). An Assessment: The Impact of Providing Financial or Job Placement Assistance to Ex Prisoners. Texas Department of Corrections, Huntsville Texas 1978 (with Charles Smith and Daniel Harrison) 5. Book Reviews: 6. Other: B. Works not in Print 1. Papers Presented at Professional Meetings: An Analysis of Harris County Felony Dispositions. Presentation made to the Harris County Judges. Austin, Texas August 1, 2006

5 Harris County Felony Revocations. (2005(a)). Presentation to the Harris County Judges (April 28) Characteristics of Felony Probation Revocations in Harris County, Texas. (2005 (b)). Presentation to Harris Co. Judges. (April 28, 2005) Female Felony Dispositions in a large Texas County - With Rachel Liedtke. (paper will be presented during the 2006 ACJS Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland Probation Revocations in Texas (2005). Presentation to the Texas Senate Criminal Justice Committee (May 18) Harris County Felony Dispositions (2005). Presentation to Harris Co. Judges (July 29) Crime Trends in Texas (2004). Paper presented at the Annual meeting of SWACJ in Houston Texas, October The Effectiveness of Substance Abuse Treatment on Recidivism after Conducting CPAI process evaluation (With Rose Valenzuela). Paper presented at the 2003 Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences annual meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada. Projecting Correctional Admissions. Paper Presented at the 2003 Annual meeting of the SWACJ in Houston, Texas October 8, Invited Talks, Lectures, Presentations: 3. Consultancies: Development of a Risk Score Instrument for Day Care Centers and Residential Facilities. Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (TDFPS) On going An evaluation the Texas SVORI project. Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) On going Developed Prison Population Forecasting Simulation Models for the states of Oklahoma, Kentucky, Hawaii and Colorado Harris County: An Evaluation of the Harris County Criminal Justice system 4. Workshops: The Community Corrections Officer and Probation revocations. Eighteen Skills Annual Conference, Community Justice Assistance Division (CJAD) Austin, Texas August 2, 2006 Probation Failures: It s Time to Shift Paradigms (2005). Seventeenth Skills Annual Conference, Community Justice Assistance Division (CJAD) Austin, Texas (June 22) Correctional Forecasting. Since 1994 during the Annual Meeting of the Justice Research and Statistics Association (JRSA) he has been conducting post conference workshops on Criminal Justice Forecasting. The Most recent workshop was conducted in St. Petersburg, Florida in October 2005

6 The State Jail Felon: He conducted training seminars for prosecutors, defense attorneys and judges regarding changes in the Texas Penal Code in The Seminars were conducted in Austin, Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, El Paso, Midland and Lubbock He conducted seminars for the Texas Defense Attorney s Association during their yearly training from Other: a. Publications Submitted: Projecting Prison Population starting with the stock, and Parole -Probation Populations Under Supervision. This article is Part III of the two above. (Awaiting response). b. Publications in Progress: Probation is Failing A Need to Shift Paradigms (This paper will be presented during the 2006 ACJS Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland) The Rising Number of Elderly Offenders in Texas Prisons and the Associated Medical Cost. With Karly Watson C. Grants and Contracts 1. Funded External Grants and Contracts: A Proposal to Develop a Risk Score Instrument for Day Care Center Facilities. Submitted to the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (TDFPS), March 28, 2006 (Funded) A Proposal to Conduct an Evaluation of the Texas Serious Violent Offender Reentry Initiative (SVORI) program. Proposal Submitted to the Texas Department of Criminal Justice on January 13, 2006 (Funded) 2. Submitted, but not funded, External Grants and Contracts: 3. Funded Internal Grants and Contracts: 4. Submitted, but not funded, Internal Grants and Contracts: 5. Proposed Grants: NIJ Grant Proposal Peers Making Peace. Co PI. Submitted on February 24, 2006 (awaiting decision) D. Fellowships, Awards, Honors: IV. SERVICE

7 A. University Member of Texas State University Academic Computing Committee (ACC). This committee makes recommendations for the expenditures of approximately $500, every year. (2006) Member of Texas State University IBR Committee. This committee reviews research proposals for research that involves the use of human subjects to assure that they meet the federal guidelines (since 2006) Member of Latinos Presence at Texas State University-San Marcos- The first 100 years. We are working on preparing a document to trace the contributions of Latinos to Texas State University- San Marcos. (2005) B. Departmental: B. Community: Volunteer to talk to students of La Garza High school in Austin. Emphasis is made on encouraging students to attend college, particularly Texas State University, with a consideration of a major in Criminal Justice. (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006) Motivational speaker to motivate Hispanic parents to send their children to college during the Austin Independent School District (AISD) annual seminar on going to college Participant Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce Round Table discussion on Criminal Justice The cost of Incarceration (With Travis Co Sheriff; Travis Co District Attorney and Travis County CSCD Director), Austin, Texas, August, 2005 Design data based for the Faith Based Initiative Halfway House in Travis County (David Pena, Director) (2004) Board Member of the Council on At Risk Youth (CARY). A non-profit Austin based organization that aims to take early action on children who are showing problems that will likely result in involvement with crime (since 2005) Member of the Research Advisory Group for the Texas Criminal Justice Assistance Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (since 2003) D. Professional: E. Organizations 1. Honorary: 2. Professional: American Evaluation Association Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Southwestern Association of Criminal Justice Justice Research and Statistics Associaton

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