Professor Mameli’s current research interests include studying the impacts of globalization processes on public administration, transnational crime and the oversight of public sector organizations. Recent projects have focused on such topics as government surveillance operations, national data protection authorities, international crime statistics, the impact of the Arab Spring on Middle East and North African public sectors, and transnational human trafficking. Some of his articles have appeared in Law & Policy, Crime, Law and Social Change, Critical Issues in Justice and Politics, International Public Management Journal, The Public Manager, and, Human Rights Review. In 2011, Dr. Mameli and his co-authors published, Security and Privacy: Global Standards for Ethical Identity Managment in Contemporary Liberal Democratic States.
Professor Mameli has served as the Director of the Protection Management program, Coordinator of the undergraduate Public Administration program, and Director of the Saturday Masters of Public Administration program at different times while at John Jay College. Prior to working in the Department of Public Management, he held positions with the New York City Council, the New York City Board of Education and the New York City Office of Management and Budget.