The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Congratulations to Professor Hayden Smith!
Congratulations to Professor Hayden Smith on the publication of his recent article:
Smith, H. P., & Power, J. (2014). Applying the dual-taxonomy of offending to self-injury: Do offenders exhibit life-course persistent self-injurious behavior? Victims & Offenders. The publication can be found online here.
Congratulations to Associate Professor Eric Sevigny!
Dr. Sevigny has recently received funding from the Office of National Drug Control Policy for two research projects:
- Analysis of Drug-Involved Driving Data from the Fatality Analysis Reporting System: An Update and Extension through 2014.
- Assessing the Congruence of Estimates of Drug-Related Emergency Department Visits Produced by the Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) and the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP): Can HCUP Fill the Gap Left By DAWN?
Congratulations to Drs. Alpert and Rojek!
Congratulations to Associate Professor Jeff Rojek and Professor Geoff Alpert on the recent release of their book:
Rojek, J., Martin, P., & Alpert, G. P. (2015). Developing and maintaining police-researcher partnerships to facilitate research use: A comparative analysis. New York: Springer..
The publication can be found online here.
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|Our Mission Statement:
The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice provides a distinctive education for undergraduate and graduate students through an active program of applied research, program evaluation, and policy analysis. This state-of-the-art program grounded in research methods and criminological theory focuses on the causes of and societal responses to crime and deviant behavior. Accordingly, the department provides its students with a strong foundation in the liberal arts and social sciences and prepares them to address the challenges of crime in society as criminal justice professionals, researchers, and educators.
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
University of South Carolina
1305 Greene St.
Columbia, South Carolina 29208
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Ms. Patricia Armstrong
Phone: (803) 777-7088
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Dr. Robert Kaminski
Phone: (803) 777-1560