Cristóbal is a clinical psychologist with more than six years of experience in public policies and criminological research in Chile, with extensive knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of young offenders.
His areas of research are evidence-based policing, experimental criminology and situational crime prevention. He recently finalized a randomized controlled trial that measured the effects of foot patrol policing by Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) in the city of Peterborough, United Kingdom.
Cristóbal has collaborated with the Cambridge Centre for Evidence Based Policing as a trainer for the course Strategic Analysis of Crime Information developed for the Ministry of Interior in Uruguay (2013/2015).
- More than six years experience in public policies and criminological research.
- Extensive knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of young offenders.
- Trained to distinguish all aspects of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.