PhD Student Profiles

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Kimberly Bernstein - CV

  • Jury decision-making cognitions
  • Sentencing disparities due to implicit racial bias
  • Stereotype threat in criminal justice interactions
  • The interaction between mental health and the criminal justice system
  • Racial stereotyping in eyewitness identifications

 

Karise Curtis - CV

  • Comparative criminology
  • Time series methodology
  • Violent crime trends (temporal and spatial)

 

Megan Denver - CV - Personal Webpage

  • Prisoner reentry
  • Criminal records and employment
  • Life course theory and desistance

 

Shelagh Dorn - CV

  • Policing
  • Crime and intelligence analysis
  • Fusion and intelligence centers
  • Homeland security and disaster management
  • Comparative criminal justice
  • Survey research and qualitative analysis
  • Strategic and planned change

 

Eric Fowler - CV - Personal Webpage

  • Youth street gangs
  • Juvenile justice
  • Judicial decision-making
  • Social, economic and cultural opportunities and crime
  • Social stigma and crime
  • Eco-terrorism

 

Audrey Hickert - CV - Personal Webpage

  • Community and institutional corrections
  • Criminal justice policy
  • Recidivism

 

Shao-Chiu Juan - CV

  • Prevention of youth violence
  • Socioeconomic determinants of health disparities
  • Substance abuse
  • Resilience and children's well-being

  Megan Kennedy

 

Jaeok Kim - CV - Personal Webpage

  • Criminal career
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Life-course criminology
  • Validity of longitudinal self-report survey
  • Measurement error
  • Demography and crime
  • Racial disparity
  • Crime trend

  Brent Lovett

 

Jeanee Miller - CV

  • Neighborhoods & crime
  • Police Interrogation
  • Police attitudes and behaviors

 

Kirstin Morgan - CV

  • Youth street gangs and gang members
  • Indigent defense
  • Research methodology
  • Local criminal justice system culture, politics, and organization

 

Raquel Moriarty Derrick - CV

  • Justice involved juveniles and families
  • Justice involved veterans
  • Military families

  Victoria Nelson

 

Melissa Noel - CV

  • Prisoner reentry
  • Incarceration and family dynamics
  • Neighborhood subculture
  • Race and the criminal justice system

 

Danielle Reynolds - CV

  • Policing (policy, community relations, tactics, decision-making)
  • Technology
  • Media and public perception

 

Sean Roche - CV

  • Perceptions and attitudes
  • Offender decision-making
  • Cross-national research
  • Social technology
  • Criminological theory

 

Walter Shelley - CV

  • Youth gangs
  • Family structure and transitions on juvenile outcomes
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Sex differences in juvenile delinquency

 

Luzi Shi - CV

  • Public opinion on crime and criminal justice
  • Survey research method
  • Fear of crime
  • Crime in Asia

 

Reveka Shteynberg - CV

  • Plea bargaining
  • False confessions
  • Indigent defense
  • Juvenile justice
  • Gender, race, and the law
  • Psychology and the law
  • Research methodologies

 

Jasmine Silver - CV

  • Public opinion about criminal justice
  • Ideological beliefs, morality, and punitiveness
  • Police-citizen relations

 

Lauren Springer - CV

  • Persuasion and criminal offending
  • Group deviance and cult behavior
  • Multiple homicide and violence
  • Criminological theory

 

Paul Taylor - CV

  • Police science
  • Sentinel events
  • Police use-of-force
  • Decision making
  • Human factors

  Gabriela Vega

 

Daniel Waddington - CV

  • International police reform in developing and post-conflict countries
  • Community policing as a methodology for countering violent extremism

 

Jennifer Weintraub - CV

  • Wrongful convictions/miscarriages of justice
  • Criminal law
  • Moot court
  • Jury decision making
  • Public opinion
  • Crime and the media

 

Haemi Won - CV

  • Criminal justice reform policy
  • Police innovation
  • Police-citizen relations
  • Public opinion toward criminal justice system
  • Governance and accountability
  • Gender and decision-making
  • Juvenile justice
  • Women in policing