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Jeffrey Leigh Sedgwick, American political science professor, former federal agency administrator.


Sedgwick, Jeffrey Leigh was born on December 11, 1951 in Columbus, Ohio, United States.


AB, Kenyon College, 1973. MAPA, University Virginia, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Virginia, 1978.


Instructor political science University Virginia, 1975, acting assistant professor, 1977—1978. Assistant professor University Massachusetts, 1978—1984, associate professor, 1984—2006, graduate program director, 1987—1990, undergraduate program director, 1997—2001. Deputy director data analysis, Bureau Justice Statistics United States Department Justice, Washington, 1984—1985, director, 2006—2008, assistant attorney general Office Justice Programs, 2008—2009.

Assistant dean College Arts and Sciences, 1991—1993. Associate dean, acting director College Arts and Sciences Information and Advising Center, 1993—1994. Visiting associate professor government Smith College, 1985, 88, 94.


Married Patricia Young. Children: Alexander, Hilary.