Criminology and Criminal Justice

Faculty & Staff

 

Offices are located in Lucas Hall on the UMSL North campus. If calling from a non-UMSL number please dial first 314-516 (XXXX)

Administration

Name & Title
Office
Phone
Email

Dr. Finn Aage Esbensen
Department Chair
E. Desmond Lee Professor
of Youth Crime and Violence

330
4619

Jessie Bridges
Administrative Associate

329
5032

Amanda Porterfield
Administrative Assistant

324
5031


Full-time Faculty

Name & Title
Office
Phone
Areas of Specialization

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

531
5426

Gender
Crime & victimization
Intimate partner violence

Dr. Dena Carson
Assistant Research Professor

331
4387

Juvenile delinquency
Delinquent peer groups
Criminological theory

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
Associate 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

537
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. Richard Wright
Curators' Professor

338
5034

Offender decision-making
Drug markets
Cross-cultural & qualitative research


Emeritus Faculty & Staff

Name & Title
Office
Phone
Areas of Specialization

Dr. G. David Curry
Professor Emeritus

539
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
Michael Guzy
Adjunct Instructor
324

guzym@umsl.edu

Mason Keller
Adjunct Instructor
324
Brenda Loftin
Adjunct Instructor
324
Shannon McAllister
Adjunct Instructor
324
Kim Rensing
Adjunct Instructor
324