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Administration

Name & Title
Office
Phone
Email
Dr. Finn Aage Esbensen
Department Chair
E. Desmond Lee Professor
of Youth Crime and Violence
330
4619
esbensen@umsl.edu
Jessie Bridges
Administrative Associate
329
5032
bridgesj@umsl.edu
Amanda Porterfield
Administrative Assistant
324
5031
porterfielda@umsl.edu


Full-time Faculty

Name & Title
Office
Phone
Areas of Specialization
Dr. Adam Boessen
Assistant Professor
531
5030
Neighborhoods and crime
Space and geography
Social networks
Dr. Bob Bursik
Curators' Professor
540
6644
Neighborhood dynamics & crime
Social control
Quantitative methods
Dr. Michael Campbell
Assistant Professor
 541
6731 
Law and society
Punishment and corrections
Politics and crime 
Dr. Kristin Carbone-Lopez
Associate Professor
338D
5426
Gender
Crime & victimization
Intimate partner violence
Dr. Stephanie DiPietro
Assistant Professor
338B
5038
Immigration and crime
Juvenile delinquency
Criminological theory
Dr. Elaine Eggleston Doherty
Associate Professor
338A 
5033 
Life course theory
Desistance from crime & drug use
Longitudinal methodology
Dr. Finn-Aage Esbensen
E. Desmond Lee Professor
of Youth Crime and Violence
330
4619
Youth violence and gangs
Evaluation research
Cross-cultural research
Dr. Beth Huebner
Associate Professor
533
5043
Prisoner reentry
Criminal justice decision-making
Quantitative methods
Dr. Daniel Isom
E. Desmond Lee Professor of Policing and the Community
542 
5472 
Police administration and policy
Crime control policy
Dr. David Klinger
Professor
340A
7012
Policing
Terrorism
Deadly force
Dr. Janet Lauritsen
Curators' Professor
328
5427
Victimization
Gender & violent crime trends
Quantitative methods
Dr. Timothy Maher
Teaching Professor
535
5026
Policing
Police deviance & sexual misconduct
 
Dr. Richard Rosenfeld
Founders Professor
527
6717
Social sources of violent crime
Crime control policy
Crime trends
Dr. Lee Ann Slocum
Associate Professor
340B
4072
Quantitative methods
Criminological theory
 
Dr. Terrance J. Taylor
Associate Professor
529
5075
Victimization
Youth violence & gangs
Race/Ethnicity & crime
Dr. Matt Vogel
Assistant Professor
539 
5042 
Juvenile delinquency
Person-Context research
Mental health and offending 
Dr. Stephanie Wiley
Assistant Research Professor
332
6825
Juvenile delinquency
Quantitative methods
Criminological theory


Emeritus Faculty & Staff

Name & Title
Office
Phone
Areas of Specialization
Dr. G. David Curry
Professor Emeritus
537
5042
Organized violence
Juvenile justice & youth violence
Evaluation research
Cathy McNeal
Administrative Associate Emeritus
n/a 
 n/a
n/a 
Dr. Allen Wagner
Associate Professor Emeritus
537
5037
Policing
History of Police organizations


Adjunct Faculty

Name & Title
Office
Email
Gabe Crocker
Adjunct Instructor
324
crockerg@umsl.edu
Michael Guzy
Adjunct Instructor
324
guzym@umsl.edu
Mason Keller
Adjunct Instructor
324
kellerma@umsl.edu
Brenda Loftin
Adjunct Instructor
324
loftinb@umsl.edu
Shannon McAllister
Adjunct Instructor
324
whitleysha@umsl.edu
Kim Rensing
Adjunct Instructor
324
rensingk@umsl.edu