Cody Telep is an associate professor and Director of Undergraduate Programs in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Arizona State University. He previously worked as a research associate at the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy at George Mason University. His research focuses on synthesizing research to assess what works in policing; partnering with agencies to examine the impact of police practices on crime, disorder and citizen perceptions of legitimacy; and examining and increasing receptivity to research and evidence-based practice in policing. His recent work has appeared in Crime & Delinquency, Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Journal of Experimental Criminology, and Policing and Society. He is the 2018 recipient of the Early Career Award from the Division of Policing in the American Society of Criminology (ASC), the Outstanding Young Experimental Criminologist Award from the Academy of Experimental Criminology/Division of Experimental Criminology in the ASC and the Robert J. Bursik Junior Scholar Award from the Division of Communities and Place in the ASC. He is the 2019 recipient of the Academy New Scholar Award from the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.