H. Richard Tachia earned his Ph.D. from Oklahoma State University in Stastitics. He is now using it to shape minds as an Associate Professor at Texas Southern University in the Administration of Justice Department at the Barbara Jordan- Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs. Prior to, he was an Associate Professor and later an Assistant Dean at Prairie View A&M where he taught undergraduate, master’s and doctoral classes.
He has been published in the Journal of Correctional Philosophy and Practice. The article was entitled ‘The Over-representation of Minorities in the Juvenile Justice System. Another note worthy title “The Relationship Between the Home Environment and Conduct Disorder Among African American Adolecents was published in Famalies in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Human Services.
Dr. Tachia has been honored as a tenured professor at Prarie View A&M and at Wilberforce University.