Mindy Smith

Mindy Schweitzer Smith

Sr Research Associate

Center for Criminal Justice Research and Deputy Director, University of Cincinnati Corrections Institute

Professional Summary

Myrinda Schweitzer Smith received her Ph.D. from the University of Cincinnati and is a Sr. Research Associate and Deputy Director at the Corrections Institute in the School of Criminal Justice at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Schweitzer's research interests include the assessment of correctional programs, the science of implementation and knowledge transfer, and more generally correctional treatment and rehabilitation. She has co-authored several publications, presented nationally and internationally on correctional interventions, and served as a project director for over 200 correctional projects. Specific topics of research and service include a state-wide correctional treatment program evaluation, the development and implementation of cognitive-behavioral programs for general delinquency, criminality, substance abuse, employment, and sexual offending, as well as recent initiatives to implement effective practices for community supervision and support.

Research Support

Grant: #10143 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 03-01-2014 -02-28-2015 Department of Justice Florida DJJ EPICS Training Contract Role:PI $98,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #2014-00000043 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 04-01-2014 -12-31-2014 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Arizona AZYAS System Conversion Role:PI $60,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #2012-CZ-BX-0007 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 03-01-2014 -03-31-2014 Bureau of Justice Assistance OIC Clark County Second Chance Grant Offender Reentry Program Role:PI $25,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #Epics Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 06-01-2014 -12-31-2014 Department of Justice South Dakota EPICS Train the Trainer Role:PI $28,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #2014-00000195 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 10-28-2014 -09-01-2015 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention FY 2015 AZYAS Maintenance Role:PI $82,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #MOA-15-007_EPICS Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 07-01-2014 -06-30-2015 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Virginia DJJ EPICS Train the Trainer and CQI Training Role:PI $47,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #403-15-2015 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 09-01-2015 -06-30-2016 Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction 403152015 ODRC Prison Programatic Technical Assistance Role:PI $183,700.00 Awarded Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #Norfolk training Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 01-01-2015 -06-30-2015 Department of Justice City of Norfolk Technical Assistance Year 2 Role:PI $20,000.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #2016-00000088 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 04-25-2016 -06-30-2016 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention AZYAS Train the Trainers 2016 Role:PI $20,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #403-16-2219 CCP and CPC Training Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 03-01-2016 -09-30-2016 Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction ODRC Training And Technical Assistance 2016 Role:PI $45,600.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #MDRC/HHSP23320095644WC/HHSP23337008T-B3 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 07-01-2016 -12-31-2016 Administration for Children and Families B3 study sites coaching and training Role:PI $229,750.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #CEPP / NIC 16CS05GKU0 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 09-01-2016 -04-14-2017 National Institute of Corrections CEPP 2017 CPC and CPC Training Role:PI $28,250.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #ORAS Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 08-01-2016 -09-30-2016 Department of Justice Potter County Pennsylvania ORAS Training Role:PI $6,500.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #PA EPICS Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 10-01-2016 -06-30-2017 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention PA Council of Chief Juvenile Probations Officers EPICS Training Role:PI $20,550.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #17092 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 09-01-2016 -08-31-2017 Bureau of Justice Assistance IOWA Training on Core Correctional Practices Role:PI $55,500.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #2016-ZB-BX-K004 Investigators:Latessa, Edward; Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 10-01-2016 -09-30-2019 Bureau of Justice Assistance Justice Reinvestment Initiative: Maximizing State Reforms Role:Collaborator $200,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #Swift Contract # 107846 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 07-11-2016 -12-31-2016 Department of Justice Minnesota Core Correctional Practices Technical Assistance Role:PI $59,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #2016-RY-BX-K045 Investigators:Latessa, Edward; Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 10-01-2016 -09-30-2019 Bureau of Justice Assistance The implementation and Evaluation of the Effective Practices in Community Support Model for Influencers Role:Collaborator $498,713.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #NEBPP2013-ZB-BX-K002 / BJA 2013-ZB-BX-K002 Investigators:Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 01-01-2017 -09-30-2017 Bureau of Justice Assistance Nebraska Supervisory, Case Management and EPICS Train the Trainer Role:PI $51,500.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #2013-JG-B01-V6077 Investigators:Latessa, Edward; Schweitzer Smith, Myrinda 10-01-2016 -09-30-2017 Bureau of Justice Assistance Heroin Reserach Project in Ross County Ohio Role:Collaborator $70,079.87 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #46100-324-J2N1700020 / 2015-CZ-BJ-0025 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 03-01-2017 -09-30-2017 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Georgia DJJ EPICS 2017 Role:PI $20,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #17-A4022Ad15 / DOJ-Byrne Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 02-01-2017 -09-30-2017 Department of Justice Alexandria VA EPICS and CCP end-user Training Role:PI $30,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #EPICS-CCP / 2014-CZ-BX-0025 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 02-22-2017 -12-31-2017 Bureau of Justice Assistance Illinois EPICS and CCP trainings Role:PI $63,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #EPICS part 2 (3 trainings) Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 03-01-2017 -09-30-2017 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Georgia DJJ EPICS 2017 Role:PI $60,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #103304 Pivot Ranch Svc Agmt / BSCC 630-19 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 07-01-2020 -12-31-2021 County of Santa Clara Santa Clara Redesign Role:PI $295,625.00 Awarded Level:Other Local

Grant: #EPICS / 2016-CZ-BX-0015 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 02-01-2017 -09-30-2017 Bureau of Justice Assistance Nevada DOC NRAS, CCP, EPICS and EPICS-I training contract Role:PI $214,500.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #410039-I21-RJB8039-NPT-01 Investigators:Latessa, Edward; Smith, Myrinda 09-01-2020 -06-30-2021 Wisconsin Department of Corrections Wisconsin FY 2021 Technical Assistance Role:PI $285,000.00 Active Level:Other State

Grant: #EPICS Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 03-01-2017 -11-30-2017 Bureau of Justice Assistance Virginia DJJ EPICS Trainings March and April 2017 Role:PI $40,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #1AS5110 Investigators:Latessa, Edward; Smith, Myrinda 11-20-2020 -06-30-2021 Ohio Department of Youth Services DYS FY 2021 Technical Assistance Contract Role:PI $256,400.00 Awarded Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #16-C2901AD14 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 01-01-2017 -06-30-2017 Department of Justice Norfolk Year 3 Technical Assistance Role:PI $13,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #410039-G21-RJB8227-NPT-01 / 2018-RQ-BX-0004 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 10-01-2020 -09-30-2021 Department of Justice Wisconsin DOC BJA Second Chance Act Adult Reentry and Employment Strategies (ARES) Role:PI $145,250.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #403-18-2324 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 07-01-2017 -06-30-2018 Bureau of Justice Assistance ODRC CBI-Employment Trainings Role:PI $26,250.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #GDJJ 22112001 sub OJJDP Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 07-07-2017 -09-30-2017 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Georgia DJJ EPICS Coder Trainings Role:PI $27,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #GSURF / 90CU0108 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 03-01-2021 -02-28-2022 Administration for Children and Families Georgia State University - Family Curriculum Role:PI $28,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #EPICS Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 06-01-2017 -04-30-2018 Bureau of Justice Assistance NY DOC EPICS Role:PI $31,250.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #1011226 Investigators:Latessa, Edward; Schwartz, John; Smith, Myrinda 07-01-2014 -09-30-2015 Ohio Department of Youth Services ODYS Technical Assistance Contract FY 2015 Role:Collaborator 469744.00 Closed Level:Ohio, State of

Grant: #403-21-3072 / 2016-SM-BX-0004 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 03-15-2021 -09-30-2021 Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction ODRC Case Conference Model Year 2 Role:PI 45000.00 Active Level:Ohio, State of

Grant: #EPICS-I / 2015-CZ-BX-0010 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 10-01-2017 -09-30-2018 Bureau of Justice Assistance New Haven Connecticut EPICS-I Tranings Role:PI $26,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #EPICS / 2016-CZ-BX-0015 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 10-01-2017 -11-30-2017 Bureau of Justice Assistance Nevada DOC NRAS, CCP, EPICS and EPICS-I traning contract Role:PI $121,250.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #410039-I21-RJB8039-NPT-01 - FY22 Amend 1 07-01-2021 -06-30-2022 Wisconsin Department of Corrections Wisconsin DOC FY22 Role:PI 300000.00 Awarded Level:Other

Grant: #CCP-EPICS / 2016-CZ-BX-0015 Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 10-01-2017 -09-30-2019 Bureau of Justice Assistance Nevada DOC training Contract Year 2 Role:PI $109,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #410039-I21-RJB8039-NPT-01 - FY22 Amend 1 07-01-2021 -06-30-2022 Wisconsin Department of Corrections Wisconsin DOC FY22 Role:PI 300000.00 Awarded Level:Other

Grant: #2019-RY-BX-0003 Investigators:Newsome, Jamie; Smith, Myrinda 02-01-2019 -01-31-2026 National Institute of Justice Cognitive Behavioral Interventions to Promote Successful Reentry: A Randomized Controlled Trial, Process Evaluation, and Cost-Benefit Analysis. Role:Collaborator $2,503,344.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #2AS5290 07-01-2021 -06-30-2022 Ohio Department of Youth Services ODYS FY 2022 Role:PI 0.00 Hold Level:Ohio, State of

Grant: #2AS5290 07-01-2021 -06-30-2022 Ohio Department of Youth Services ODYS FY 2022 Role:PI 0.00 Hold Level:Ohio, State of

Grant: #PON2 523 2000000393 / OJJDP Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 02-15-2020 -06-30-2020 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention KY DJJ Technical Assistance Role:PI $67,500.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #403-22-3129 / 2020-MU-BX-0056 08-25-2021 -06-30-2022 Bureau of Justice Assistance ODRC Case Conference Model - Lima Role:PI 14000.00 Hold Level:Federal

Grant: #DOJ ODRC 2016-ZB-BX-0012 Contract #PENDING Investigators:Smith, Myrinda 03-01-2020 -06-30-2020 Department of Justice ODRC Case Conference Model Role:PI $44,860.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #403-22-3129 / 2020-MU-BX-0056 08-25-2021 -06-30-2022 Bureau of Justice Assistance ODRC Case Conference Model - Lima Role:PI 14000.00 Hold Level:Federal