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Erin Grant

Assistant Professor
Criminal Justice/Legal Studies
School of Applied Studies
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
Illinois State University, Bachelor of Science
Texas State Univ San Marcos, Master of Science
Texas State Univ San Marcos, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History

BS in Criminal Justice at Illinois State University - Normal

MS in Criminal Justice at Texas State University – San Marcos

PhD in Criminal Justice

Courses currently teaching:

 Crime & Justice in America

  Intro to Corrections

  Criminal Justice Communications

   Directed Readings


  • CJ 100 VA, Crime & Justice in America
  • CJ 220 A, Crim Just Comm
  • CJ 355 WA, Women in Criminal Justice
  • CJ 470 XA, Internship in Security
  • CJ 470 XB, Internship in Security
  • CJ 480 XA, Internship in Corrections
  • CJ 480 XB, Internship in Corrections
  • CJ 490 XA, Internship in Law Enforcement
  • CJ 490 XB, Internship in Law Enforcement
  • CJ 692 GA, Analytical Research And Stats
  • WU 101 I, The Washburn Experience
  • WU 101 IC, The Washburn Experience
Scholarly Interests/Activities

Criminology, specifically control theories

The relationship between marginal employment, crime, and victimization

Acculturation and crime

Prisoner reentry
Career Accomplishments