Faculty Archives - College of Juvenile Justice and Psychology

Professor Presents at Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Session

Dr. Sesha Kethineni, a professor in the Department of Justice Studies in Prairie View A&M University’s College of Juvenile Justice and Psychology, attended the 28th session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ), the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime May 20-24, 2019.  Serving as an American Society of Criminology UN [...]

PVAMU Part of Multi-Institution Collaboration on Disaster Resilience

A team of six Prairie View A&M University faculty including Ali Fares, Camille Gibson, Suxia Cui, Ripendra Awal, Hamideh Habibi, and Louis Ngamassi attended a workshop on Design Thinking for Resilience at Stanford University (May 2-3, 2019). The event was part of a continued multi-institution collaboration initiative on Disaster Resilience. In addition to the PVAMU [...]

Gibson does winning pitch for cybersecurity team

May 22, 2019 at the annual Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station Conference at Texas A&M University - Commerce, Dr. Camille Gibson did the winning grant pitch for the CyberWarriors Team. The team consisting of faculty from Commerce, Central Texas, Texarkana and San Antonio, with Gibson from Prairie View, will be working in the coming year [...]

COJJP Hosts 14th Annual Research Symposium

The College of Juvenile Justice & Psychology’s 14th Annual Research Symposium had a few new twists this year. First, the symposium joined the Office of Research, Innovation, and Sponsored Programs in its inaugural Research Week April 10-12, 2019.  Research Week included a showcase of faculty research (held at the new Welcome Center) as well as [...]

Professor Leads Students on Study Abroad Trip to Egypt

During Spring Break 2019, Dr. Camille Gibson, Interim Dean of the College of Juvenile Justice and Psychology and Professor of the course CRJS 4963 Philosophy of Crime, led a study tour to Egypt. Selected students from CRJS 4963 had a chance to learn about the Black Pharaonic era and its influence on ideas of crime, [...]

Professor, Graduate Student Publish Article

Dr. Sesha Kethineni, professor in Prairie View A&M University’s Department of Justice Studies, recently started focusing her research on cryptocurrency and its involvement in criminal activities. She and graduate student Ying Cao published their first peer-reviewed article on the topic Use of Bitcoin in Darknet Markets: Examining Facilitative Factors on Bitcoin-Related Crimes in the “American [...]

Professor Presents at International Conference

Dr. Sesha Kethineni, a faculty member in the Department of Justice Studies, attended the European Society of Criminology conference in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina August 29-September 1, 2018, under the title of Crimes against Humans and Crimes against Humanity: Challenges for Modern Criminology. Over 1300 participants attended the event. The conference covered topics related to [...]