Lauren Weisner

Research Analyst

Lauren Weisner has already been working at ICJIA first as an intern and most recently as a part-time Research Assistant. She has worked on projects such as the evaluation of the Dual Diagnosis program in Logan Correctional Center and an evaluation of the Pathway to Enterprise for Returning Citizens (PERC) program. Lauren has a master’s degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology from Loyola University Chicago. Her interests include applied criminal justice research, criminal justice policy, and program evaluation. Before starting as a Research Analyst for ICJIA, she worked a Research Assistant in Loyola’s Center for Criminal Justice Research, Policy, and Practice. There, she helped to develop reports that provide an overview of each county’s CJ system and county specific bulletins on prison utilization.