Associate Professor

Biography

Vanessa Griffin 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, evaluation, and statistics, sexual violence and deviance, and criminal justice policy.

Education / Degrees

  • 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 Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4286 (Internship) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4286 (Internship) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6000 (Principles of Criminology) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6286 (Internship) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6982 (Criminolgcl Thry Resrch Prac) Section: E01

    Summer 2017 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4286 (Internship) Section: E01
    • CRIM-6286 (Internship) Section: E01

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • CRIM-3983 (SexualAssault:Women'sMagazines) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4230 (Ethics & Criminal Justice) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4286 (Internship) Section: 01
    • CRIM-4981 (Preparing for Law School) Section: E01
    • CRIM-6286 (Internship) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6333 (Victimology) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6999 (Juvenile Delinquency & Strain) Section: E01

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4230 (Ethics & Criminal Justice) Section: 01
    • CRIM-4286 (INTERNSHIP) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6286 (Internship) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6999 (Thesis) Section: 05

    Summer 2016 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4230 (Ethics & Criminal Justice) Section: E01

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • CRIM-3240 (Criminological Theory) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01
    • CRIM-6233 (Ethics and Criminal Justice) Section: E01

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • CRIM-3240 (Criminological Theory) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01

    Summer 2015 Sections

    • CRIM-3242 (Drug Abuse) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4230 (Ethics & Criminal Justice) Section: E01
    • CRIM-5981 (Campus Crime) Section: E01

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: E01
    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: 01

    Fall 2014 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: N01
    • CRIM-6280 (Seminar in Social Justice) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6999 (Thesis) Section: 01

    Summer 2014 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: N01
    • CRIM-4230 (Ethics & Criminal Justice) Section: N01

    Spring 2014 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: N01
    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6275 (Planning and Evaluation) Section: 01

    Fall 2013 Sections

    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: N01
    • CRIM-4000 (Research Methodology) Section: 01
    • CRIM-6233 (Ethics and Criminal Justice) Section: 01