Howard Birnbaum
Faculty Associate
School of Criminology & Criminal Justice

Howard Birnbaum is a Faculty Associate in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Arizona State University. Howard earned his Master of Arts in Criminal Justice from ASU in 2006. Prior to teaching he was employed as a Forensic Scientist for over 30 years, the last five years serving as the Assistant Superintendent of the Scientific Analysis Bureau of the Arizona Department of Public Safety. He is a past American Society of Crime Laboratories Director/Laboratory Accreditation Board assessor and has participated in the inspection of several crime labs throughout the country.