Jennifer Wareham

Faculty Profile



Criminology & Criminal Justice






 3278 FAB


Dr. Jennifer Wareham is a Professor who completed her Ph.D. in Criminology at the University of South Florida. She has served as the Graduate Director for the Master's in Criminal Justice Program and the Acting Director of the Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies (GSW) program at WSU. She conducts research on the causes and correlates of juvenile delinquency, interpersonal violence, and evaluation of justice programs. She has published over 70 articles various journals, including Criminal Justice and Behavior, Deviant Behavior, the Journal of Interpersonal Violence, and Violence Against Women. She is also actively engage in service to the college (CLAS), university, and profession, including serving multiple terms on Academic Senate and serving as the Lead Fellow for Reporting as part of general education assessment.

Courses taught

  • Diversity Issues in Criminal Justice, CRJ/GSW 2750
  • Gender & Crime, CRJ/GSW 2650
  • Race, Crime and Justice, CRJ 2550
  • Research Methods, CRJ 3550
  • Criminological Theory, CRJ 3800
  • Domestic Violence and Criminal Justice, CRJ 3110
  • Contemporary Criminal Justice, CRJ 7010
  • Data Management and Analysis for Criminal Justice, CRJ 7400
  • Delinquency and Justice, CRJ 7220
  • Master’s Capstone Seminar in Criminal Justice, CRJ 7870
  • Nature of Crime, CRJ 7020
  • Perspectives on Criminology and Criminal Justice, CRJ 7000
  • Research Methods in Criminal Justice, CRJ 7860



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