Vanessa Woodward, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Criminology, Department Advisor
Phone: 678-839-6332 | Fax:
Office: Pafford Social Science Building 238
Hours: Monday 11-2
Vanessa Woodward received her PhD in Criminal Justice from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2013. She is currently an Assistant Professor at the University of West Georgia. Her research and teaching interests include research methods, statistics, criminal justice policy, peacemaking criminology, community crime prevention, sex offender management, and drug policy.
- B.A., Administration of Justice, The University of Southern Mississippi, 2007
- M.A., Criminal Justice & Criminology, East Tennessee State University, 2009
- PhD, Criminal Justice, The University of Southern Mississippi, 2013
Courses and Sections
- CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology)
- CRIM-4230 (Ethics & Criminal Justice)
- CRIM-6233 (Ethics and Criminal Justice)
- CRIM-6275 (Planning and Evaluation)
- CRIM-6280 (Seminar in Social Justice)
- CRIM-6999 (Thesis)