Current Faculty Grants

January 2017 to March 2019

An Evaluation of a Social Interaction Training Program to Reduce the Use of Force and Build Legitimacy. Funding by the National Institute of Justice Principal Investigator: Geoff Alpert, Co-Principal Investigators: Jeff Rojek, Scott Wolfe, Michael Smith.


January 2017 to December 2018 

Valor Program Category 4: Officer Safety and Wellness Pilot Research Evaluation Model. Funding by Bureau of Justice Assistance Principal Investigator: Police Foundation.

Subcontract to Jeff Rojek


October 2016 – September 2017

NIOSH DSR pilot project – survey instrument develop to examine non-fatal on-duty injuries of law enforcement officers

Funding by National Institution for Occupation Health and Safety. Principal Investigator: Hope Tiesman, CDC-NIOSH. Co-principal Investigator: Jeff Rojek.


March 2014 – Present          

Evaluation of a Law Enforcement Motor-Vehicle Crash Prevention Program. Funded by the National Institution of Justice, with subcontract from Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Health and Safety

Principal Investigator: Hope Tiesman, CDC-NIOSH; Co-Principal Investigator: Jeff Rojek


February 2015 to Present

Traffic and Pedestrian Stop Study.  Funding by the City of San Jose, CA ($150,914). Principal Investigator:  Michael R. Smith, Co-Principal Investigator: Jeff Rojek.