Jenn Rineer, PhD

Project Director

Jenn Rineer is a research psychologist to who is committed to improving workplaces and workforces in the criminal legal system to better support employees and the communities and individuals they serve. She holds her PhD and MS in industrial/organizational psychology from Portland State University and her BA in psychology from the University of Pennsylvania. At RTI International’s Center for Public Safety and Resilience, Jenn serves as director of the Workforce Wellbeing and Effectiveness Program and leads several DOJ-funded projects, including efforts focused on recruiting more women into the policing profession, retaining diverse police officers, and understanding work-related stress. Jenn’s research focuses on identifying and testing real-world solutions related to worker health, job-related stress, diversity and inclusion, and organizational effectiveness.