Faculty

Criminal Justice assistant professor is recipient of research advancement award Date: 06/11/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff

Assistant Professor Megan Augustyn will receive $20,000 for support of her research project under the Grants for Research Advancement and Transformation (GREAT) Program.

Criminal Justice professors’ research on human trafficking featured in News Radio 1200 WOAI Date: 06/11/18 | Posted in: Criminal Justice Faculty Staff

Criminal Justice Professor Michael Smith and Associate Professor Rob Tillyer are researching the roots of human trafficking and working with Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials to provide information needed to combat the problem.

News 4 features Marcos Mendoza: recent grad reflects on his deployment and what’s ahead Date: 05/15/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

Graduation is an exciting time for many, and for Marcos, the sky is the limit. Marcos, who crossed the stage at the 2018 UTSA Commencement Ceremony on May 12, talks about his journey to earn his Master's degree from the College of Public Policy, opportunities ahead, and his military experience that shaped his decision to pursue a degree in Criminal Justice in this News 4 San Antonio feature story.

A need for a new and broader way of studying crime Date: 05/14/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

In his op-ed for the San Antonio Express-News, Criminal Justice Assistant Professor and Criminologist Dylan Jackson says a multidisciplinary approach to criminology research is key to finding meaningful solutions to preventing violence and reducing recidivism.

COPP students shine at the Annual Student Recognition Awards Ceremony Date: 05/03/18 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

The College of Public Policy recognized and honored its most outstanding and talented students at the annual Student Recognition Ceremony.