Ph.D. Sociology, 2001, University of Texas at Austin
M.A. Sociology, 1996, University of Texas at Austin
B.A. Plan II Honors Program, 1992, University of Texas at Austin
Process and Instutions, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Juvenile Justice and Corrections, Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice, Violence Towards Women
Probation officer discretion; Sociological impacts of prison siting; Implementation and operation of therapeutic courts; and Offending desistance trajectories among youth.