David Martin, PH.D.

Geographic Information System Analyst
Senior Researcher in the Center for Urban Studies, Wayne State University

Dr. Martin specializes in public policy analysis and program evaluation.  He has worked with several police departments to develop crime mapping and statistical analysis tools. In these projects he has developed automated crime analysis tools and real-time, dashboard-style performance indicator systems for police executive and command staff. Dr. Martin teaches statistics at Wayne State University.  He is also the program evaluator for four Department of Justice Weed and Seed sites. He is an expert in the use of mapping technology to analyze calls for service workload and deployments.