Karen Smith

Kathy Smith


  • Degrees Earned and From Where: M.S. Pharmacy/Forensic Science, University of Florida
    B.A., Criminal Justice, University of North Florida, Magna Cum Laude
  • Research Interests:
    The¬†exploration of cognitive bias relating to forensic science, specifically the area of bloodstain pattern analysis and crime scene reconstruction; Daubert and Frye standards and decision making with regard to ‘expert’ testimony in these areas.
  • Teaching Interests:
    All aspects of forensic science with focus on bloodstain pattern analysis, crime scene reconstruction, advanced crime scene investigation techniques and the presentation of forensic evidence and testimony in court.