About ACE! < Back to ACE! Staff Directory Wyatt Brown, Ph.D. Graduate Research AssistantWyatt Brown, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice & Criminology at Sam Houston State University, and his research broadly focuses on understanding the disparities present in the criminal justice system. His interests are driven by the expanded use of punishment and the consequent inequalities that have surfaced in the past decades. He is skilled in the creation and validation of theoretical models related to human behavior and the corrections system. Additionally, he has substantial experience utilizing both qualitative and quantitative approaches to data collection and analysis.