College:College of Business
Expertise:Family violence, gaming violence, homelessness, victimization. Feral cats, trap-neuter-release, animal rescue.
Education:BA, sociology and communications, Stephen F. Austin State University MA, sociology, University of North Texas PhD, sociology, University of North Texas
Activities:Did Associated Press interview about research on video game violence as part of coverage of Columbine High School shooting. Did interview on news/talk show in Orlando about retaliatory racism after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Interviewed by "Ladies Home Journal" about video game violence and in several news stories about family violence.