Faculty & Staff Directory

Tenured Faculty

Dr. Robert Bing

Professor

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Research Areas: Race and crime, Sentencing, Criminal justice education, Social justice

Dr. Jaya Davis

Associate Professor and Graduate Programs Director

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Research Areas: Juvenile Justice, Corrections, Reentry, Women and crime

Dr. Sarah El Sayed

Associate Professor

Sarah El Sayed

Research Areas: Developmental and Life-course Criminology, Gendered pathways to crime, Quantitative research methods

Dr. Seokjin Jeong

Associate Professor

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Research Areas: Juvenile justice, Program evaluation

Dr. Kent Ryan Kerley

Professor and Department Chair

Kent Kerley

Research Areas: Corrections, Religiosity, Drug Careers, White-Collar Crime

Dr. John J. Rodriguez

Associate Professor and Internship Director

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Research Areas: Juvenile justice, Gangs, Policing

Tenure-Track Faculty

Dr. Rashaan DeShay

Assistant Professor

Rashaan DeShay

Research Areas: Offender decision-making, Prisoner reentry, Intermittency, Desistance

Dr. James Kelsay

Assistant Professor

Kelsay James

Research Areas: Policing, Crime prevention, Environmental criminology, Gun ownership

Dr. Seungmug (Zech) Lee

Assistant Professor

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Research Areas: Cybercrime, Alarm systems, Burglary, Mass shootings

Dr. Michael F. TenEyck

Assistant Professor

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Research Areas: Life-course and developmental criminology, Biosocial criminology

Dr. Roxanne Zascavage

Assistant Professor

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Senior Lecturers

Pat Eddings

Senior Lecturer and FAST Director

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Teaching Area: Forensic Science

Dr. Frederick Engram

Assistant Professor of Instruction

Joint hire Center for African American Studies/CRCJ

Frederick Engram

Teaching Areas: HBCUs, PWIs, white manning, racism, anti-racist education, white supremacy, higher education, social justice, school to prison pipeline.

Estevan Gomez

Senior Lecturer and SCJS Co-Director

Estevan Gomez

Teaching Areas: Law enforcement, Criminal investigations, Terrorism

Zerita Hall

Senior Lecturer and APS Director

Zerita Hall

Teaching Areas: Corrections, Juvenile justice, Ethics

Keith Owens

Senior Lecturer

Keith Owens

Teaching Areas: Law enforcement, Criminal investigations, Race and crime, Terrorism

Our Staff

Catherine Edgell

Support Specialist II

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Email: cedgell@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-0318

Office: University Hall 362

Barrie Page Hill

Academic Advisor II (Undergraduate students with last names L-Z)

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Email: barriehill@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-0318

Office: University Hall 311

Cathy Moseley

Administrative Assistant II

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Email: cathym@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-0318

Office: University Hall 362

Amber Owens

Academic Advisor I (Undergraduate students with last names A-K)

Amber Owens

Email: amber.owens@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-0318

Office: University Hall 354