James Quinn

Department:

Disability and Addiction Rehabilitation

College:

College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Email:

quinn@pacs.unt.edu

Phone:

(940) 565-2743

Expertise:

All areas of substance use/abuse, addictions and treatment, including: Drugs & crime, How drugs affect the brain and behavior, Sex offenders, Treatment of addicted offenders, Predictors of successful treatment, Motorcycle gangs, Medical marijuana

Education:

PhD., sociology, Louisiana State University MA, sociology, University of Miami BA, sociology, Florida International University

Activities:

Co-authored several books, including Criminal Justice: Principles and Perspectives and Alternative Sentencing: Electronically Monitored Correctional Supervision. Member of the American Correctional Association, the American Society of Criminology, and the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences