Faculty & Staff

Ph.D. University of Oklahoma

Neal McNabb holds a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and a Master’s degree in Criminal Justice Management and Administration from the University of Central Oklahoma and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Oklahoma.  Dr. McNabb is a member of the Board of Directors for both the Innocence Project of Iowa and the Midwest Innocence Project.  His most recent research is a co-authored a report titled Eyewitness Identification Procedures: Results from a Five-State Survey of Local Law Enforcement Agencies in Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska.  This study sought to better understand the prevalence of evidence-based eyewitness identification procedures in law enforcement agencies, as well as what factors can serve as barriers to implementing these procedures.  Prior to completing his Ph.D. in 2009, Dr. McNabb spent six years conducting federal security investigations for the U.S. Office of Personnel Management.