Dr. Jack Hamlin

Professor Hamlin holds degrees in Sociology and Psychology from San Diego State University, a Master•s degree in Forensic Sciences from National University a Juris Doctorate from the University of San Diego, School of Law, and an International Law Certificate from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.

After careers, which included psychological research for the Center for Prisoner of War Studies in the 70•s, Law Enforcement in the 80•s, a trial lawyer from the late 80•s, and Judge Pro Tem in the San Diego County Superior Court, Family Branch, he began his final career path, teaching in 2003. He has taught courses in Law, Criminal Justice, ADR, Homeland Security and Sociology. For ten years he served as the Program Director for the Alternative Dispute Resolution program at National University, during which time he published and lectured nationally and internationally regarding conflict transformation and restorative justice, including presentations before the Parliament of the European Union in Brussels, Belgium, and the Irish Dail.

Now as Department Chair for Professional Studies, he oversees nine programs. For eight years, he was a senior mediator and instructor for the San Diego Restorative Justice Mediation Program. He continues to facilitate one on one victim-offender mediations and large-scale community forums.

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • American Association of University Professors

Presentations

Type Date Title Audience Function Location
Conference 2017-11-11 Book `em: Conversations About Crime panel presentation with Anne Schlitt, Leroy Rowe, Tessy Seward, Kate Gaudet, National Humanities Conference Boston, Massachusetts
Conference 2017-03-01 Academic Freedom & Responsibility: The Impact of Internal Assessment and External Accreditation panel presentation with Drs. Sidney Castle & Peggy Ranke, National University Spring Symposium San Diego, California
Conference 2016-05-01 A Pirate Looks Back at 60: An Aging Work Population, Escapism and the Jimmy Buffett Syndrome panel presentation with Ms. Shirley Rehkopf, Chaminade University Oahu, Hawaii
Conference 2016-03-01 The New Kid on the Block: AAUP at NU panel presentation with Dr. G. Beckwith, Dr. A. Zukas, Dr., and Prof. P. Chips San Diego, California
Conference 2016-03-01 Technological Challenges to Academic Freedom in the Classroom panel presentation with Dr. D. Waschak and Dr. D. Thorburn, San Diego, California, National University Spring Symposium San Diego, California
Conference 2016-02-01 So You Want an AAUP Chapter, Now What panel discussion, Californian AAUP, 13th Annual Meeting, San Diego State University San Diego, California
Conference 2016-02-01 The Circle Process ¿ workshop, with Dr. Daniel Stacey (Circles4Change) San Diego Regional Restorative Justice and Restorative Practices Summit San Diego, California
Conference 2016-02-01 Victim Offender Dialogue: Hope for Healing and Forgiveness: Criminal Justice System-based Programs for Adults ¿ panel discussion, San Diego Regional Restorative Justice and Restorative Practices Summit San Diego, California
Conference 2015-09-01 Promoting Mental Health & Well-being, Post-Traumatic Stress in the Treatment of Violence panel discussion, European Union 2020 Horizon and Innovation Programme 2014-2020, European Union Parliament Brussels, Belgium
Conference 2014-10-01 International Restorative Justice Restorative Justice Conference hosted by the Catholic Dioceses of San Diego San Diego, California
Conference 2014-06-01 Restorative Justice: The movement of restorative justice from a punitive/retribution model by taking the injured party to a restored status 26th Annual CAPA Educational Conference San Diego, California
Conference 2014-04-01 Suicide: A Longitudinal Study of a Holistic Approach for Prevention, Intervention & Bereavement Innovative Medicine ¿ Suicide Prevention Seminar, European Parliament Office Dublin, Ireland
Conference 2014-03-01 The Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution: A Historical Beta Test for the European Union and the Lisbon Treaty 2007 The Common European Constitutional Culture ¿ Its Sources, Limits and Identity, Centre for Theory and Philosophy of Human Rights, The Supreme Administrative Court of the Republic of Poland and The Faculty of Law and Administration Warsaw, Poland
Speech 2014-02-01 Restorative Justice Principles for Suicide Prevention and Intervention in a Holistic Approach Irish Dail Dublin, Ireland
Conference 2013-10-01 Shame: Breaking the Spiral through Restorative Justice Mental Health through Natural Means Seminar (European Federation of Naturopathy & Irish Institute of Naturopathy) European Union Parliament Brussels, Belgium
Conference 2013-04-01 Addressing Higher Education Remediation & Retention through a Process of Shared Governance Euro-American Conference for Academic Disciplines (International Journal of Arts & Sciences Paris, France
Conference 2013-03-01 Retention & Remediation at National University: A Case Study National University Spring Symposium, National University La Jolla, California
Conference 2013-03-01 National University Students Speak: A Student Panel discussion addressing the needs of a Diverse Student Population National University Spring Symposium, National University La Jolla, California
Conference 2013-03-01 Academic Freedom and Responsibility: A Multi-perspective Discussion of the Considerations for Teaching National University Spring Symposium, National University La Jolla, California
Conference 2012-09-01 Nurturing the West from a Well in the East: The Integration of East Asian Spiritual Philosophy in Western Conflict Transformation National University Research & Scholarship Conference, National University Academic Assembly La Jolla, California
Conference 2011-11-01 Beyond Just the Fact MaÆam; A Pre-Mediation Interview Workshop Wellington, New Zealand
Conference 2011-10-01 Peace Circle use in Large Scale Community Conflict: A Case Study San Diego, CA
Conference 2011-10-01 Copyright issues and the Academic; Librarian and faculty collaboration: creating a comfort level San Diego, CA
Conference 2011-09-01 From the Acorn of Ideas to a Tree of Concepts: The Professor and the Law Librarian compare Copyright Notes û Paper to the Digital Age La Jolla, CA
Conference 2011-03-01 Peace Circle use in Large Scale Community Conflict Santa Ana, CA
Conference 2010-05-01 The Trestle's Saga: A Case Study of sub-culture integration in the manipulation of political, social and economic direction in preserving a natural resource Honolulu, HI
Conference 2010-03-01 Restorative Justice: An Answer to the Call of the Gospel of St. Mark for Service and Reconciliation San Diego, CA
Conference 2010-02-01 Developing Community Based Restorative Justice Programs San Diego, CA
Conference 2009-06-01 Teaching Communication Skills to Mediators: The importance of perspective & neutrality when facilitating mediation. Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Conference 2008-07-01 Hey dude! That's my wave! Identification and recognition of the legal impacts of the internet on the Southern California surfing sub-culture Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
Conference 2008-01-01 HeÆeh Nalu: Historical and Cultural Components of Surfing (roundtable)öThe Southern California Surf Culture as an Emerging Sub-culture and the Impact of Law Waikiki, Oahu, Hawaii
Conference 2006-09-01 IRAC; The use of Analytical Legal writing style as a Measure of Student comprehension San Diego, CA
Conference 2006-06-01 The Legal and Anthropological Evolution of Southern California Aloha Culture through Semiotics University of Wollongong Wollongong, Australia
Conference 2006-04-01 You've Got to Be Carefully Taught: Governmental Profiling as a Catalyst for Societal Desentsitization toward Race, Ethnic, and Religious Discrimination; a Pilot Study Universite du Littoral Cote d'Opale, France
Conference 2006-02-01 You've Got to Be Carefully Taught: Governmental Profiling as a Catalyst for Societal Desentsitization toward Race, Ethnic, and Religious Discrimination Las Vegas, NV

Publications

  • Hamlin, J.H., Hamlin, J.B., Price, Margaret. (2019). Mediation in High-Conflict Disputes Involving Special Needs. Mediation in High-Conflict Disputes Involving Special Needs,
  • Hamlin, J.H., (2018). The Costs of a College-Bound Special Needs Child After Divorce. The American Journal of Family Law,
  • Hamlin, J.H., (2015). Using Special Needs Trusts in Divorce Cases. Family Advocate, ABA Section of the Family Law,
  • Hamlin, J.H., Hunter, E.J., Rose, S.J. Hamlin, J.B.. (1978). Women in the Military: An Annotated Bibliography. Armed Forces and Society,
  • Hamlin, J.H., (2015). Nurturing the West from a Well in the East: The Integration of East Asian Spiritual Philosophy in Western Conflict Transformation. World Journal of Social Sciences,
  • Hamlin, J.H., (2014). The Cultural Context of Restorative Justice: Journeys through Our Cultural Forests to a Well-Spring of Healing. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law,
  • Hamlin, J.H., Darling, J.. (2012). Peace Circle use in Large Scale Community Conflict: A Case Study. Conflict Resolution Quarterly,
  • Hamlin, J.H., (2011). Restorative Justice: An Answer to the Call of the Gospel of St. Mark for Service and Reconciliation. International Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences,
  • Hamlin, J.H., (2014). The Semiotics of Restorative Justice: The Healing Garden Nurtured from the Well-Spring of Signs, Symbols and Language. International Journal for the Semiotics of Law.
Dr. Jack Hamlin

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Dr. Jack Hamlin

School of Professional Studies

Professional Studies

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University of San Diego - JD - Law