Terri Adams, Ph.D., is the primary investigator on PACER's
"Examination of Resilience and Role Conflict among First
Responders" project. She also served as the primary
investigator on PACER's "Divergent Responses of Law Enforcement
Officers in the Midst of a Crisis: Katrina" project. Adams' other
research interests include citizen crisis response, policing,
emergency management and crime mapping. Her research takes a
multidisciplinary approach to examining issues that have both
theoretical and practical implications.
Adams is an associate professor of Administration of Justice in
Howard University's Department of Sociology and
Anthropology. She is currently serving as the program
coordinator of the Administration of Justice Program.