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Ryan Alexander

Master of Criminal Justice Program Director/Assistant Professor,
Criminal Justice and Legal Studies
School of Applied Studies
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
South Dakota State University, Bachelor of Science
Washburn University, Master of Criminal Justice
Kansas State University, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History

BS – South Dakota State; Masters Washburn; PH.D – Kansas State

Courses currently teaching:

Juvenile Justice; Sex Offender Investigation, Prosecution & Corrections; Seminar in Juvenile Justice & Delinquency; Capstone

  • CJ 100 VA, Crime & Justice in America
  • CJ 120 A, Intro to Corrections
  • CJ 325 A, Applied Criminology
  • CJ 325 VA, Applied Criminology
  • CJ 360 A, Independent Study
  • CJ 390 B, Special Topics
  • CJ 601 VA, Intro to MCJ Program Seminar
  • CJ 650 GVA, Sem In Community Corrections
  • CJ 690 A, Dir Readings/Crim Just
  • CJ 690 GVA, Dir Readings/Crim Just
Scholarly Interests/Activities

Sex offenders and sexual offending; community corrections policy; criminological theory

Career Accomplishments

Association for Treatment of Sexual Abusers doctoral grant recipient 2010; Fellowship for Defense of Democracies 2013; invited discussant Oxford Roundtable, Oxford University