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Amy S. Eggers

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Amy S. Eggers

Meet Amy S. Eggers

Visiting Assistant Professor, Criminology

Education: 2007  University of South Florida, B.A
2010  University of South Florida, M.A
2016  University of South Florida, Ph.D.

Courses Taught: Theories of Criminal Behavior

Career Specialties: Amy Eggers’ research focuses on the intersections between demographic factors and crime/victimization. She is also interested in the relationship between immigration and crime/victimization as it relates to the individual and community level.

Professional and Community Activities: Eggers' research has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Race and Crime, Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice , and the Journal of Criminal Justice . She has also worked on technical reports related to drug courts that were submitted to the Campbell Collaboration, Crime and Justice Group and the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services. Eggers is also a member of the American Society of Criminology and the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, where she regularly presents her research.

Honors and Awards: Eggers was selected to attend the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Summer Program (ICPSR) in 2013 on the basis of her research proposal. She was also awarded the Kreplick Graduate Fellowship at the University of South Florida during the 2013-2014 academic year.