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Dr. Carol Archbold, Associate Professor/Graduate Coordinator
Office:  CJPP 118
Phone: 
701-231-5697
Fax: 
701-231-5877
Email:  carol.archbold@ndsu.edu
Curriculum Vitae

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Courses Taught:
CJ 210: Intro to Policing
CJ/POLS 325: Applied Research Methods 
CJ 465: Women & Minorities in Criminal Justice
CJ 755: Administrative Policing 
CJ 757: Community Policing 

Carol A. Archbold is an Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator in the Department of Criminal Justice and Political Science at North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND. She has been at NDSU since 2005. She teaches graduate and undergraduate courses focused on policing, gender and race issues in the criminal justice system, and research methods.  Her research interests include women in policing, police liability and accountability, and race and gender in the criminal justice system. 

Dr. Archbold was awarded the 2013 Chamber of Commerce NDSU Distinguished Faculty Service Award and the 2011 Outstanding Research/Creative Activity Award for the College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences.  She was also appointed to the Editorial Boards for the journal, Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management and the Journal of Criminal Justice Education in 2011.

Dr. Archbold has published her research in a variety of peer-reviewed journals including:  Police Quarterly, Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management, Journal of Criminal Justice and the Journal of Crime and Justice.  She conducted the first study on the use of risk management by police agencies in the United States.  This study is featured in her book Police Accountability, Risk Management and Legal Advising (LFB Scholarly Publishing, New York, NY, 2004).   In 2011, Dr. Archbold co-authored the book Women and Policing in America: Classic and Contemporary Readings with Dr. Dorothy Schulz and Dr. Kimberly Hassell (Aspen Publishing).  in 2012, Dr. Archbold authored the text Policing: A Text/Reader (Sage Publications).  The second edition of the book, The New World of Police Accountability (with Samuel Walker) will be in print in the Fall 2013.  This book is published by Sage Publications.

Her current research projects include an examination of the impact of the oil boom and the police in western North Dakota, as well as a national study of police misconduct.

Degrees:
Ph.D., University of Nebraska, Omaha, 2002
M.A., University of North Dakota, 1997 
B.A., University of North Dakota, 1995

 

 
Dr. Sarah Boonstoppel, Assistant Professor

Office: 
CJPP 111
Office Hours:  Tuesdays 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. and by appointment.
Phone: 
701-231-8659
Fax: 
701-231-5877
E-mail:  sarah.boonstoppel@ndsu.edu
Curriculum Vitae


Courses Taught:
CJ 230:  Criminology/Criminal Law
CJ 406/606:  Crime and Delinquency

Sarah Boonstoppel is an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice at North Dakota State University.  Her central research interests include criminological theory, crime and the life course, and qualitative and mixed research methods. More specifically, her work examines whether and how role transitions in early young adulthood relate to continuity and change in offending.  Recently, she has analyzed in-depth, qualitative interviews with formerly sanctioned at-risk young adults to examine the relationship between becoming a parent and the social and subjective changes implicated in the desistance process.  She teaches criminological theory and juvenile delinquency.

Degrees:
Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park, 2014

 
Dr. Steven Briggs, Assistant Professor
Office: 
CJPP 108
Office Hours:  Tuesday/Thursday 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Phone: 
701-231-9540
Fax: 
701-231-5877
E-mail:  steven.briggs@ndsu.edu
Curriculum Vitae


Courses Taught:

CJ 210:  Introduction to Policing
CJ 460/660:  Criminal Court Systems
CJ 465:  Women & Minorities in Criminal Justice
CJ 761: Police Effectiveness

Dr. Briggs joined the faculty of NDSU in 2013.  His research interests center on the social ecology of crime, police discretion, and police effectiveness.  He has published articles in the American Journal of Criminal Justice, Police Practice & Research: An International Journal, Criminal Justice Studies: A Critical Journal of Crime, Law, and Society, and the Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice.

Degrees:
Ph.D., University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2007
M.A., University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2003
B.A., University of North Dakota, 2001

 

Dr. Jeffrey Bumgarner, Department Head and Professor
Office:  CJPP 106A
Phone:  701-231-8922
Fax:  701-231-5877
Email: 
jeffrey.bumgarner@ndsu.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught:
CJ 210:  Intro to Policing
CJ 460: Criminal Court Systems
POLS 120: Terrorism

Dr. Bumgarner joined the faculty in 2014.  His research interests include policing, federal law enforcement, federal crime policy, and criminal justice administration. He is the author or co-author of several books, including Profiling and Criminal Justice in America (2004), Federal Agents: The Growth of Federal Law Enforcement in America (2006), Emergency Management: A Reference Handbook (2008), Icons of Crime Fighting (2009), Federal Law Enforcement: A Primer (2013).  He is also the author of several articles and book chapters.  Peer-reviewed journals which have published his articles include the Journal of Criminal Justice Education, the Journal of Crime and Justice, the Criminal Law Bulletin, the Southwest Journal of Criminal Justice, and the Journal of Public Administration and Management.  A book chapter about the federal response to human trafficking and a 2nd edition of Profiling and Criminal Justice in America are in press.  On-going research projects include a study of local police officer perceptions of federal law enforcement and an examination of police executive credentialing/certification.

Degrees: 
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2000
MAPA, Northern Illinois University, 1990
B.A., University of Illinois, 1988

 
Dr. Andrew Myer, Assistant Professor

Office: 
CJPP 117
Office Hours:  TBA
Phone: 
701-231-7515
Fax: 
701-231-5877
E-mail:  andrew.j.myer@ndsu.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Andrew J. (A.J.) Myer is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice and Political Science at North Dakota State University.   Dr. Myer is also a Research Fellow with the University of Cincinnati Corrections Institute.  He has taught courses on corrections, evidenced based correctional programming, and statistical and research methodologies.  His research interests include effective correctional interventions, evidence based program evaluation, actuarial offender risk assessment practices, and macro-social research methods.

Dr. Myer has worked with numerous community and institutional correctional agencies across the United States, focusing on the evaluation of correctional programming and implementation of evidence based practices.  He has conducted numerous process and outcome evaluations of correctional programs, including dozens of process and outcome evaluations of treatment courts.  Most recently Dr. Myer has been working with different types of treatment courts, including: adult and juvenile treatment courts, gender specific treatment courts, veteran’s courts, mental health courts, and drug courts. 

Dr. Myer has written over 50 technical reports on evidence based program evaluation.  He has published in the Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Criminal Justice Policy Review, Victims and Offenders, and the Journal of Crime and Justice, and is co-editor of the book The Origins of American Criminology.  

Degrees:
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2010
M.S., University of Cincinnati, 2005
B.A., Saint John’s University, 2004



Dr. Amy J. Stichman, Assistant Professor of Practice
Office: 
CJPP 109
Phone: 
701-231-8937
Fax: 
701-231-5877
E-mail:  amy.stichman@ndsu.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught:
CJ 201: Introduction to Criminal Justice
CJ 230: Criminology and Criminal Law
CJ/POLS 325: Applied Research Methods
CJ 461: Corrections
CJ 465: Women and Minorities in Criminal Justice
CJ 489: Senior Capstone in Criminal Justice
CJ 702: Program Evaluation
CJ 722: Structural Theories of Crime
CJ 733: Issues in Institutional Corrections
CJ 762: Community Corrections
CJ 763: Correctional Rehabilitation

Amy J. Stichman is an Assistant Professor of Practice in Criminal Justice at North Dakota State University.  Her previous publications have included evaluating sex offender laws, use of internships in criminal justice programs, evaluating correctional programs, and mentoring workplace experiences, and tokenism in policing.

Degrees: 
Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, 2003
M.S., University of Cincinnati, 1993
B.C.J, New Mexico Sate University, 1991 

 


Dr. Kevin Thompson
, Professor
Office: 
CJPP 110
Office Hours: 
Mondays:  8:30 am - 10:30 am or by appointment
Phone:  701-231-8938
Fax:  701-231-5877
Email:  kevin.thompson@ndsu.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught:
CJ 406/606 Crime and Delinquency
CJ 407/607 Deviant Behavior
CJ 408/608 Criminology
CJ 721 Individual Theories of Crime
CJ 752 Criminogenic Commodities 

Dr. Kevin Thompson is Professor of Criminal Justice. He commenced his position at NDSU in 1989. Dr. Thompson’s research focuses mainly on adolescent behavior disturbances.   He also has a focus on high risk college drinking.  Some of his current research projects include: 1) the impact of detention on juvenile recidivism; 2) the impact of drug courts on recidivism rates; and 3) the effect of risky drinking on college student populations. He has published numerous journal articles which have appeared in the American Journal of Sociology, Social Problems, Deviant Behavior, Criminal Justice & Behavior, Child Abuse & Neglect, The Journal of Interpersonal Violence, and the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Thompson has served on numerous boards and task forces addressing issues related to at-risk youth.  Dr. Thompson also serves as the Criminal Justice Club Advisor.

Degrees:
Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1986
M.S., University of North Dakota, 1982
B.S., University of Minnesota-Duluth, 1978

 

 


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Last Updated: Friday, October 31, 2014 11:40:22 AM