Vickie Jensen, Department Chair
Areas of Interest: Gender & Crime; Criminal Justice & Penology; Victimization; Deviance; Domestic Violence; Criminological Theory; Field Methods & Ethnomethodology, Race Class & Gender Equality; Writing in the Social Sciences; Psychology & Social Psychology of Offending & Victimization.
James David Ballard
Areas of Interest: Terrorism; Energy Security; Radiological & Nuclear Transportation; Criminology & Criminal Justice; Research Methods.
Areas of Interest: Transnational Crime; Asian Criminal Organizations; Organized Crime & Gangs; Criminological Theory
Areas of Interest: Criminal Law; Federal Sentencing; White Collar Crime; Parole & Community Corrections.
Areas of Interest: Policing & Police Community Relations; Critical Criminology; Racial/Ethnic Relations; Immigration & Crime; U.S.-Mexico Border; Qualitative Methods.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Victimology; Sexual Assault; Intimate Partner Violence; Intersectionality in Victimization; Police-Community Relations; Survey Design; Mixed-Methods Research; Qualitative Research Methods.
AREAS OF INTEREST: Juvenile Delinquency and Justice, Peer and Social Networks; Social Inequality and Life-Course; Health Disparities; and Quantitative Research methods.