Teena Wilhelm

Associate Professor of Political Science

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Office:
Baldwin Hall

Teena Wilhelm teaches classes in Constitutional Law (POLS 4700 and 4710) and suprevises interns. She holds the Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Arizona; her research interests include judicial behavior and process as well as state politics and policy. For more information please click here.

Rich Vining

Associate Professor of Poltical Science

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Office:
Baldwin Hall

Rich Vining holds the Ph.D. in Political Science from Emory University (2008). His research interests center on courts and judicial politics and process. He supervises interns and teaches Criminal Justice Administration (POLS 3600). For more information please click here.

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Todd Krohn

Instructor in Sociology
Internship Coordinator

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Office:
Baldwin Hall
Office Hours:
By appointment and posted office hours.

Todd Krohn holds the M.A. in Sociology from Georgia State University (1993). With interests in critical penology and crime as political capital Mr. Krohn teaches Criminology (SOCI 3810) and Criminal Punishment and Society (SOCI 3150). For more information please click here.

Christina L. Boyd

Associate Professor of Political Science

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Office:
Baldwin Hall

Dr. Boyd holds the Ph.D. in Political Science from Washington University in St. Louis (2009). She previously earned the J.D. degree from the School of Law, Wake Forest University. She teaches Criminal Justice Administration (POLS 3600) as well as Judicial Process and Behaviour (POLS 4740). Her website is available here.

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Jody Clay-Warner

Meigs Professor of Sociology and Sociology Department Head

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Office:
Baldwin Hall

Dr Jody Clay-Warner, Meigs Progessor of Sociology and Co-Director of the Laboratory for the Study of Social Interaction (LASSI), received the Ph.D. in Sociology from Emory University in 1997. Her speciality areas include social psychology, criminology, and gender; the overarching goal of her research is to understand responses to injustice. For more information please click here.

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David Mustard

Professor of Economics

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Office:
Brooks Hall

David Mustard serves on the Executive Committe of the Criminal Justice Studies Program. His research explores the racial and gender differences in sentencing, the efficacy  of gun control laws, how casinos and visitors influence crime rates, and the interaction between labor markets and crime. He holds the Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago (1997). For more information please click here.

Justine Tinkler

Associate Professor of Sociology

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Office:
Baldwin Hall

Justine E. Tinkler earned the Ph.D. in Sociology from Stanford University in 2007. She employs experimental, survey-based, and qualitative research methods to provide empirical evidence for advancing theory in social psychology, law and inequality. Dr. Tinkler teaches the Sociology of Law (SOCI 4830). For more information please click here.

Susan Haire

Director, Criminal Justice Studies Program
Professor of Political Science

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Office:
Baldwin Hall

Dr Susan Haire received her undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of Georgia prior to obtaining a Masters in Public Administration from the University of West Florida (1985) and the Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of South Carolina (1993). She teaches Research Methods (POLS 3700), Courts and Judical Process (POLS 4740) and supervises interns. For more information please click here.

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Marian Arnold

Office Manager

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Office Hours:
8:00AM-5:00PM Daily

Prior to coming to Criminal Justice Studies Mrs Arnold worked at UGA's Print and Copy Services and as an Office Manager in the College of Education. As the Office Manger for CJSP her many resposibilities include oversight of the endowed funds and scholarships, working with the Criminal Justice Society and often being the initial point of contact with the program for interested students. For over fifteen years she has been the Assistant Director of the Miss UGA Pageant. She and her husband have two grown sons.