Dr. Chris Eskridge currently serves as a Professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Nebraska, and as the Director of the American Society of Criminology. He has authored/edited four books, given several hundred professional papers/presentations in more than 40 countries, and has some 80+ professional publications. He has served as a Fulbright Scholar/Visiting Professor of Law at Silliman University in the Philippines, as a Fellow/Visiting Professor of Sociology at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand, and as a Research Associate at the U.S. Air Force War College (Maxwell AFB, Alabama). He also serves on the Program Council of the International Centre of Criminological Research and Expertise. He has served as a delegate to the United Nations Economic and Social Council, and has long been affiliated with the University of Nebraska Athletic Department’s Strength and Conditioning Program. He holds three honorary positions: Research Professor of Law at the University of Central Venezuela in Caracas, Professor of Law at San Martin de Porres University in Lima, Peru, and Honorary Professor of Criminology, Grigol Robakidze University in Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia.