BA, University of Northern Colorado
Lecturer in Law, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver (2008-present); Visiting Professor of Law, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver (2003-present); Director, Human Trafficking Clinic (HTC), Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver (2008-present); Visiting Professor of Law, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver (2003-present), Chair, Task Force on Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking, University of Denver (2003-present), Director, Center on Rights Development (CORD), Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver (2007-present); Senior Fellow, Institute on Globalization and Security (IGLOS), University of Denver (2003-present); Adjunct Professor, International Disaster Psychology Program, Graduate School of Professional Psychology, University of Denver (2007-present); Special Rapporteur, UN.GIFT (United Nations Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking) (2007-present); Instructor, Colorado Regional Community Policing Institute (2006-present); Consultant, Department of Energy/Department of Interior (Energy Right-of-Ways and Indian Country) (2006-present); Visiting Professor, Sturm College of Law, University of Denver (2002-2005); Visiting Scholar, Departments of Philosophy and Religion, University of Denver (2002-2004); Senior Advisor, Colorado Task Force on Human Trafficking, Colorado State Legislature (2005-present); Adjunct Professor, Institute on Conflict Analysis and Resolution (ICAR), George Mason University (1999-2001); Supervisor, Asset Forfeiture Unit, U.S. Attorney's Office (USAO-DC) (1998-2002); President, Arizona Teachings, Inc. (ATI) (1992-2007); Visiting Professor, Department of Communications, University of Arizona (1990?1992); Buddhist Chaplain: Harvard University (1979-1990); University of Arizona (1990-1998); George Mason University (1998-2002); University of Denver (2002-present); Member: Religion-Reconciliation Roundtable and Buddhism Roundtable, U.S. Department of State; International Religious Freedom in Europe and Asia Roundtable, U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom; Religion and Mass Atrocity Prevention Roundtable, Genocide Prevention Task Force, United States Institute of Peace.
Research and Expertise
Forced labour, human trafficking and modern slavery; international humanitarian law of armed conflict (IHL/LOAC); torture; international law; international law and human rights; national and homeland security law; comparative religion and spirituality; Buddhist philosophy
INTS 4928: Topics in International Law: Torture