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Ryan Alexander

Assistant Professor/Co-Chair
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 318 A, Juvenile Justice
  • CJ 360 A, Independent Study
  • CJ 601 VA, Intro to MCJ Program Seminar
  • CJ 625 GVA, Sem In Criminological Theory
  • CJ 650 GVA, Sem In Community Corrections
  • CJ 690 GA, Dir Readings/Crim Just
  • CJ 690 GVA, Dir Readings/Crim Just
  • CJ 699 GA, Thesis
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