Spring on the York College campus

FACULTY

Amie R. Scheidegger, Ph.D.

Education

  • B.S., Illinois State University
  • M.S., Ph.D., Florida State University

Courses

  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Research Methods in Criminal Justice

Research Interests

  • Perception of Criminality
  • Experiential Education in Criminal Justice
  • Female Crime
  • Bioenvironmental Criminology

Honors

  • Appalachian College Association Learn Chicago Program Grant Recipient
  • Brevard College Outstanding Social Science Professor Award
  • The Florida State University School of Criminology and Criminal Justice Joseph Harris Memorial Scholarship for Teaching Excellence, recipient
  • The Florida State University Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award

Recent Publications

  • Scheidegger, A. R. (2014). Corporal Punishment. In Jay S. Albanese (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Blackwell.
  • Scheidegger, A. R. (2014). Truth in Sentencing. In Jay S. Albanese (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Blackwell.
  • Scheidegger, A. R. (2009) Ethics and Criminal Justice: an introduction. Book review for the International Criminal Justice Review, 19, 483-484.
  • Scheidegger, A. R. (2009). The Tuskegee Syphilis Study. In H Greene and S. Gabbidon (Eds.) The Encyclopedia of Race and Crime. Long Beach, CA: Sage Publications.
  • Scheidegger, A. R. (2008). Female Sex Offenders: Does anyone really get hurt? In L. J. Moriarty (Ed.), Controversies in Victimology, 2nd Edition. Cincinnati, OH: Anderson Publication Company.