Diane M. Leamy



Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

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



  • MS, 1981, Illinois State University


  • CRM 215-Intro to Criminology and the Profession
  • CRM 270 – Institutional and Community-Based Corrections
  • CRM 300-Service Learning in Criminology
  • CRM 320 – Criminological Theory
  • CRM 397-Crime Prevention in the Community
  • CRM 490-Internship in Criminology
  • CRM 498-Senior Seminar in Criminology
  • IDS 110-Intro to University Life

Research and professional interests

  • Ms. Leamy has worked as a juvenile probation and detention officer.  In addition, she has completed research and presentations in policing, crime prevention, the courts and corrections.  She's the one to contact if you are anticipating enrolling in a criminal justice internship, regardless of what kind it is (law enforcement, in the courts, in corrections, etc.). Ms. Leamy is also the primary criminology adviser for prospective students, transfer students and other incoming students in criminology.  She is the academic sponsor of the student Criminal Justice Society (an organization for students interested in the field of criminal justice).

Awards and honors

  • Alumni Achievement Award, Department of Criminal Justice at Illinois State University, 2007
  • Senior Instructor May 2009