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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Marc Glidden

Dr. Glidden will begin in the fall 2019 semester.

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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Javier Barragan

  Javier Barragan

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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Robert Brode

Robert Brode

Lecturer. Professor Brode teaches CJS 320 Intro to Criminal law.

Michael Crosswhite

Michael Crosswhite

Brandon Harris

 Brandon Harris

Lecturer. Professor Harris teaches CJS 430 CJ Methods, and the CJS 430 Methods Lab.

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Michael Hess

 Michael Hess

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Beth Jakubanis

 Beth Jakubanis

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Jeremy Karpel

Jeremy Karpel

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Olga Kramarova

Olga Kramarova

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Sandy Kriegler

Sandy Kriegler

Lecturer. Professor Kriegler teaches CJS 320 Intro to Criminal law.

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Leslie Denice Labertew

 Leslie Denice Labertew

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Julio Lima

 Julio Lima

Lecturer

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Dominic Little

Dominic Little

Professor Little teaches SBS 320 Social Research.

Darrell Lowe

 Darrell Lowe

Lecturer

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Megan Mangassarian

 Megan Mangassarian

Lecturer

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Kathy Oborn

 Kathy Oborn

Lecturer

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Craig Renetzky

 Craig Renetzky

Lecturer

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Martin Ritz

  Martin Ritz

 

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Josh Rubenstein

Josh Rubenstein

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Professor Rubenstein teaches CJS 454CP Police and Community Relations

 

Crystal Sanchez

 Crystal Sanchez

Lecturer

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 165,  (818) 677-2117 

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Dayanna Arriola

Administrative Support Assistant

Sierra Hall 165,  (818) 677-2117 CSUN Email:  ( )

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