Criminal Justice

Upcoming Events

2016 International Symposium "Security of Individual, State and Society: Challenges and Perspectives"

Perm State University (PSU) and the University of Louisville (UofL) are pleased to announce an International Symposium "Security of Individual, State and Society: Challenges and Perspectives" at Perm State University, Russian Federation on the 11th and 12th of October 2016.

Perm State University
Faculty of Law
The University of Louisville
Departments of Criminal Justice & Computer Engineering and Computer Science and
The Brandeis School of Law
A.M. Gorky Universal Library, Perm, Russian Federation

SISS 2016
Call for Papers

June 1-Extended Abstract Due via
July 1 – Notification of Acceptance
September 1- Full Paper Due
October 11 – 12 – Conference
November 10 –Revised Paper for Publication Due

Click here for more information on research topics and submission instructions.


The Journal of Criminal Justice Education published an article on March 11, 2016 titled Article Productivity Among the Faculty of Criminology and Criminal Justice Doctoral Programs, 2010-2014 by Gary Kleck & Bethany Mims, DOI: 10.1080/10511253.2016.1146008.  This article ranks our faculty productivity 15th out of 40 doctoral programs in criminal justice. To view the article

For our relatively new Doctoral Program this is quite the honor. Well done! Brilliant! Congratulations!

We have an active and exciting program within the Department of Criminal Justice, in the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Louisville. We pride ourselves in offering high quality educational programs. Our faculty have degrees from some of the best institutions of higher education in the United States and are all actively involved in research and service that addresses critical issues in criminal justice and public safety. The Southern Police Institute is a division within the Department. The faculty and staff  stand ready to provide you with the knowledge, skills and support you need to attain your educational and professional goals.


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