Director of Quantitative Analysis
Dr. Dov Chelst is an expert in analyzing public safety departments’ workload and deployment. He manages the analysis of all public safety data for the Center.
Dr. Chelst is an expert in analyzing public safety department’s workload and deployment. He manages the analysis of all public safety data for the Center. He is involved in all phases of The Center’s studies from initial data collection, on-site review, large-scale dataset processing, statistical analysis, and designing data reports. To date, he has managed over 140 data analysis projects for city and county agencies ranging in population size from 8,000 to 800,000.
Dr. Chelst has a Ph.D. Mathematics from Rutgers University and a B.A. Magna Cum Laude in Mathematics and Physics from Yeshiva University. He has taught mathematics, physics and statistics, at the university level for 9 years. He has conducted research in complex analysis, mathematical physics, and wireless communication networks and has presented his academic research at local, national and international conferences, and participated in workshops across the country.