Graduate Assistants

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  • Gretchen Baas

    Gretchen Baas

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Violence prevention, firearms, substance use, crime and place, quantitative methods

  • Talley Bettens

    Talley Bettens

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Wrongful convictions, interrogations, false confessions

  • LaToshia Ashley Butler

    LaToshia Ashley Butler

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Racial disparity in the criminal justice system, perceptions of police use of force, community corrections, evidenced-based practices in parole and probation

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  • Mary Catlin

    Mary Catlin

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Legal decision-making, false admissions of guilt, wrongful convictions and exonerees

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  • Clayton B. Drummond

    Clayton B. Drummond

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Wrongful convictions, legal decision-making, organizational theory, capital punishment

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  • Lakia Faison

    Lakia Faison

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Margaretha (Chelsea) Foudray

    Margaretha (Chelsea) Foudray

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Corrections, criminal justice organizations, legal decision making, community supervision, intersection of law and psychology

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  • Michael Goodier

    Michael Goodier

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Policing, the disorder-crime association, evidence-based crime policy, crime and place

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  • Taylor N. Hartwell

    Taylor N. Hartwell

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Corrections, solitary confinement, prison culture, victimology, organizational culture, social inequalities, public policy, health and the criminal justice system

  • Tyler Houser

    Tyler Houser

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Terrorism, Radicalization, Environmental Criminology, Crime Analysis

  • PJ Houston

    PJ Houston

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Community Corrections, Treatment Courts, Probation, Re-entry, Program Evaluation

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  • I-Ching Jen

    I-Ching Jen

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Place-based criminology, international terrorism, Mental Health and Criminal Justice System

  • William Johnson

    William Johnson

    Graduate Research Assistant

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  • Zainab Bakarr Kamara

    Zainab Bakarr Kamara

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • L. Caitlin Kanewske

    L. Caitlin Kanewske

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Kiseong Kuen

    Kiseong Kuen

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Policing, police legitimacy, place-based criminology, social problems at crime hot spots, evidence-based crime policy, and quantitative analysis

  • Bryce Kushmerick-McCune

    Bryce Kushmerick-McCune

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Corrections, solitary confinement, prison culture, prison organization and management, philosophies of punishment

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  • Yi-Fang Lu

    Yi-Fang Lu

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Mental health and criminal justice system, substance abuse, crime and place, quantitative methods

  • Samantha Luna

    Samantha Luna

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Specialty courts, legal decision-making, and false admissions of guilt

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  • Benjamin J. Mackey

    Benjamin J. Mackey

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Sociology of punishment, reentry, community supervision, Southern criminology, qualitative methods, survey research

  • Andrew J. Madrigal

    Andrew J. Madrigal

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Wrongful convictions, juvenile justice, social justice issues

  • Madeline McPherson

    Madeline McPherson

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Crime policy, corrections & penology, race/ethnicity, and clemency

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  • Kevin Petersen

    Kevin Petersen

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Crime and place, evidence-based crime interventions, guilty pleas, legal decision-making.

  • Heather Prince

    Heather Prince

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Juvenile delinquency, violent crime, school violence, domestic violence, crime and place, policing

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  • Taryn Zastrow

    Taryn Zastrow

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Place-based criminology, crime analysis, community violence & health, policing, and crime & public policy