Here is a list of students who have been awarded PhDs by the department. To find out where these individuals are currently working just click on their name and you will be redirected to their faculty page at their respective universities.

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PhD dissertations completed in the Department and dissertations in progress

See also UMSL Alumni Association website

 

2014    
Dr. Ekaterina Gorislavsky
Dr. Kim Kras Postdoctoral Research Fellow Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence!, George Mason University
Dr. J. Michael Vecchio Assistant Professor  Loyola University - Chicago
Dr. Stephanie Wiley Assistant Research Professor University of Missouri-St. Louis
     
2013    
Dr. Ethan Amidon Assistant Professor Missouri State University
Dr. Hyon Namgung Assistant Professor Metropolitan State University of Denver
Dr. Jennifer Owens Assistant Professor University of Missouri-Kansas City
     
 2012    
Dr. Breanne Pleggenkuhle Assistant Professor Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
     
2011    
Dr. Dena Carson Assistant Research Professor Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Dr. Brendan Dooley Lecturer University of Maryland
Dr. Kimberly Martin Assistant Professor Old Dominion University
Dr. Andrea Nichols Associate Professor Saint Louis Community College
Dr. Brian Oliver Criminologist, Researcher, Consultant www.brianeoliver.com
Dr. Nicole White    
     
2010    
Dr. Scott Jacques Assistant Professor Georgia State University
Dr. Michele Stacey Assistant Professor East Carolina University
Dr. Pernell Witherspoon Department Chair, Associate Professor Lindenwood University
     
2009    
Dr. Mark Berg Assistant Professor Indiana University
Dr. Bradley Brick Assistant Professor Old Dominion University
Dr. Jennifer Cobbina Assistant Professor Michigan State University
     
2008    
Dr. Jan Hill
Dr. Dan Isom Director Missouri Department of Public Safety
Dr. Robin Schaum    
Dr. Karin Tusinski Miofsky Assistant Professor Lakeland College
     
2007    
Dr. Robert Fornango Senior Informatics Analyst Health Services Advisory Group
Dr. Tim Maher Teaching Professor University of Missouri-St. Louis
Dr. Chris Melde Associate Professor Michigan State University
     
2006    
Dr. Adam Bossler Associate Professor Georgia Southern University
Dr. Toya Like-Haislip Assistant Professor University of Missouri-Kansas City
Dr. Adam Watkins Assistant Professor Bowling Green State University
     
2005    
Dr. Tom Holt Associate Professor Michigan State University
Dr. Jeff Rojek Associate Professor University of South Carolina
Dr. Steve Schnebly Associate Professor University of Illinois, Springfield
Dr. Lynn Urban Department Chair, Associate Professor University of Central Missouri
     
2004    
Dr. Shannan Catalano Statistician DOJ - Bureau of Justice Statistics
Dr. Chris Mullins Associate Professor Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
     
2003    
Dr. Anne Dirks-Linhorst Associate Professor Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
Dr. Arlen Egley Senior Research Associate National Gang Center
Dr. Noelle Fearn Associate Professor Saint Louis University
Dr. Dennis Mares Associate Professor Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
     
2002    
Dr. Tim Bray Director, Institute for Urban Policy Research University of Texas, Dallas
Dr. Rick Ruddell Professor University of Regina
     
2001    
Dr. George Burruss Associate Professor Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
Dr. Dyan McGuire Associate Professor Saint Louis University
     
2000    
Dr. Elicka Peterson-Sparks Associate Professor Appalachian State University
Dr. Lisa Sample Professor University of Nebraska-Omaha