Diversity, Equity & Social Justice

Social Justice and Policing

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The first installment of a three-part series exploring current and future issues related to transformative justice, the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy, the Executive Master of Leadership program, the USC Price Safe Communities Institute and the Hispanic American Police Command Officers Association (HAPCOA) present a webinar on social justice and policing. The discussion features Chief Michel R. Moore of LAPD Headquarters, Chief RaShall M. Brackeny of Charlottesville Police Department, Aquil Basheer of the Professional Community Intervention Training Institute and USC Price Professor Carol Geffner.

Who Will Benefit

– Those hoping to learn how law enforcement members plan to rebuild trust within their communities
– Individuals looking to discover how they can foster secure environments through a shared safety model
– Those seeking a better understanding of procedural justice in reference to civilians and police

About Our Featured Faculty

Carol J. Geffner, PhD is professor of the practice of governance, management and policy at USC Sol Price School of Public Policy and Director of the Executive Master of Leadership program. Geffner is well known for her thought leadership and advisory work with multi-sectorial organizations on improving human and organizational performance and the capacity for sustainable success. Geffner is particularly interested in the intersection between organizational performance, management and the discipline of psychology as a basis for her work. She is a nationally recognized speaker and thought leader on organizational change, CEO and executive team leadership and performance, large-scale transformation and application of learning theory to improving operational implementation.

Geffner has held faculty positions at the Peter F. Drucker and Masatochi Graduate School of Management at Claremont Graduate School and Chapman University. She has served on the Board of United Way of Orange County and the Ralph Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship at Chapman University. Geffner earned a PhD from Claremont Graduate University, a Master of Public Administration from USC and a BA degree from the University of Toronto.