Dr. Brett E. Garland



Department

Criminology

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Criminology
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Education

  • Ph.D. in Criminology and Criminal Justice, 2007, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • M.A. in Criminology and Criminal Justice, 2001, Indiana State University
  • B.S. in Criminology and Criminal Justice, 1997, Indiana State University

Teaching

  • CRM 270 – Institutional and Community-Based Corrections
  • CRM 320 – The Causes of Crime and Delinquency
  • CRM 330 – Juvenile Delinquency and Justice
  • CRM 340 – Research Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • CRM 397 – Prison Violence
  • CRM 502 – Analyzing Crime Data
  • CRM 706 – Advanced Research Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • CRM 707 – Quantitative Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • CRM 710 – Justice Administration

Professional experience

  • Three years as a program coordinator specializing in reentry services with the Indiana Department of Correction
  • One year as a social worker in a juvenile group home

Affiliations:

  • Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Liaison to the American Probation and Parole Association
  • American Probation and Parole Association Research Committee Member
  • Grant Reviewer for the National Institute of Justice
  • National Institute of Corrections: Community Corrections and Academic Planning Workgroup Member

Research and professional interests

  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice Management and Staff
  • Gangs and Terrorism
  • Juvenile Policy and Programs
  • Policing
  • Prisoner Reentry

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