Criminology and Justice Studies

Faculty & Staff Directory

Faculty

Vickie Jensen, Department Chair

 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.

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James David Ballard

 James David Ballard

Areas of Interest:  Terrorism; Energy Security; Radiological & Nuclear Transportation; Criminology & Criminal Justice; Research Methods.

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Kay Pih

 Kay Pih

Areas of Interest: Transnational Crime; Asian Criminal Organizations; Organized Crime & Gangs; Criminological Theory

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Bruce Zucker

 Bruce Zucker

Areas of Interest:  Criminal Law; Federal Sentencing; White Collar Crime; Parole & Community Corrections.

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Eric Gamino

 Eric Gamino

Areas of Interest:  Policing & Police Community Relations; Critical Criminology; Racial/Ethnic Relations; Immigration & Crime; U.S.-Mexico Border; Qualitative Methods.

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Anais Valiquette L'Heureux

  Anais Valiquette L'Heureux

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Katherine Lorenz

  Katherine Lorenz

 AREAS OF INTEREST: Victimology; Sexual Assault; Intimate Partner Violence; Intersectionality in Victimization; Police-Community Relations; Survey Design; Mixed-Methods Research; Qualitative Research Methods.

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Nayan Ramirez

Nayan Ramirez Nayan Ramirez

Office, SH-130V   

AREAS OF INTEREST: Juvenile Delinquency and Justice, Peer and Social Networks; Social Inequality and Life-Course; Health Disparities; and Quantitative Research methods.

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Shared Appointment Faculty

Victor Shaw, Sociology

 Victor Shaw, Criminology and Justice Studies, & Sociology

Areas of Interest: Comparative Justice; Criminology; Deviance; Social Control; Substance Abuse & Treatment; Social Problems; Race & Ethnic Relations; Policy Analysis; Ethics and Research Methods.

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Mylon Winn, MPA Program

 Mylon Winn, Director of MPA Program

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Lecturers

Jaime Alanis

 Jaime Alanis

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Mathew Barno

Matt BarnoMatt Barno

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Cecillia Barron

Cecillia Barron

Cecillia Barron

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Raqota Berger

 Raqota Berger

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Kimberly Bonfiglio

Kimberly Bonfiglio

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Corey Flournoy

Corey Flournoy

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Michael Hess

 Michael Hess

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Beth Jakubanis

 Beth Jakubanis

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Darin Karpel

Darin Karpel

Lecturer

Professor Karpel teaches CJS 320 Intro to Criminal Law

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Jeremy Karpel

Jeremy Karpel

Lecturer

 Professor Karpel teaches CJS 370 Criminal Justice Systems

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Leslie Denice Labertew

 Leslie Denice Labertew

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Mike Lazarus

Mike Lazarus

Professor Lazarus teaches CJS 448 Global Perspective Criminal Justice

Julio Lima

 Julio Lima

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Darrell Lowe

 Darrell Lowe

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Megan Mangassarian

 Megan Mangassarian

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Kathy Oborn

 Kathy Oborn

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Craig Renetzky

 Craig Renetzky

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Josh Rubenstein

Josh Rubenstein

Lecturer

Professor Rubenstein teaches CJS 454CP Police and Community Relations

 

Crystal Sanchez

 Crystal Sanchez

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Professor Sanchez teaches CJS 446 Domestic Violence

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Tim Stehr

 Tim Stehr

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Trevion Stokes

 Trevion Stokes

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Jaycynda Trifone-Woodruff

 Jaycynda Trifone-Woodruff

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Richard Weintraub

Richard Weintraub

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Nick Zingo

 Nick Zingo 

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Staff

Larry O'Connor

Dept. Coordinator

Sierra Hall 180C,  (818) 677-2117 

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Dayanna Arriola

Administrative Support Assistant

Sierra Hall 180C  (818) 677-2117 CSUN Email:  ( )

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