Faculty & Staff
Professor and Chair
Interests: Community policing, drug enforcement, police administration, criminal justice program evaluation, and racial profiling
Interests: Social network analysis and the socio-spatial structure of crime events, co-offending and illicit transnational markets, program evaluation, environmental crime prevention and problem-oriented policing.
Interests: Police technology, criminal procedure, criminal justice policy and program evaluation, white collar crime, criminological theory
Interests: Motor vehicle theft, Spatiotemporal analysis of crime, Data visualization, Problem-oriented policing, CPTED and Situational crime prevention
Interests: Capital punishment, racial discrimination, corrections, drug use and abuse comparative criminal justice systems.
Interests: Paralegal studies, criminal law, constitutional law, hate crime, and terrorism
Interests: Prison Research, White-Collar Crime, Quantitative Analyses, Criminological Theory
Interests: Situational crime prevention, criminal justice policy, white collar/occupational crime, public opinion and criminal justice.
Interests:Crime prevention programs, juvenile justice, restorative justice, program evaluation, and intimate partner violence.
Assistant Dean, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Interests: Women in policing, community policing, media and criminal justice, and criminal justice system issues
Interests: Race & ethnic differences in criminal offending, perceptions of policing, and evidence-based policing (EBD).
Interests: White-collar/corporate crime,criminological theory, deviance, research methods
Professor, Associate Dean, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Interests: Juvenile justice, women and crime, corrections, research methods and statistics
Interests: Theoretical criminology, biosocial and psychological predictors of offending
Interests: Developmental and life course criminology, corrections, substance use, comparative criminal justice, quantitative methods