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Organizational Structure

The National Institute of Corrections (NIC) is administered by a Director appointed by the U.S. Attorney General. A 16-member Advisory Board provides policy direction to the Institute. The Institute has a core staff of 51, augmented by experienced corrections specialists on loan for 2-year periods from state and local governments and others assigned from the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

Organizational chart for NIC.  U.S. Attorney General > NIC Director > NIC Deputy Director > NIC Divisions (Academy, Jails, Prisons, Community Corrections, Reserach & Evaluation, Transition & Offender Workforce Development, Communications & Publications, Financial Management, Administration, and Information Center (Contract Provider)