KiDeuk Kim is a senior research associate in the Justice Policy Center at the Urban Institute, where he leads multidisciplinary research teams to examine issues related to criminal justice interventions and policies. He is also a visiting fellow at the US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. Before joining Urban, he was a senior researcher for the State of New York, providing strategic planning and research oversight for numerous task forces on criminal justice issues. His current research focuses on understanding decisionmaking in the criminal justice system and evaluating criminal justice programs. His research has appeared in prominent academic journals and has been cited in several media outlets.