Karen Casey received her Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Albany in Criminal Justice in 1993. She has held faculty positions at the State University of New York at Brockport, Florida Atlantic University and most recently the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Since being hired as an associate professor at Lynn in 1998, she has served as the dean of Graduate Studies and the founding director of Criminal Justice programs. She is currently a professor in the Department of Criminal Justice.
Prior to entering academe, she worked at the New York State Department of Correctional Services as a research specialist. She has published articles in “Journal of Offender Rehabilitation,” “International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology,” “International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice” and the “Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment.”
- B.S., Niagara University
- M.A., State University of New York at Albany
- Ph.D., State University of New York at Albany
- Gender and crime
- Research methods