Center for Criminal Justice Studies

Deanna Devlin

Assistant Professor 10 Months Email Sinclair Hall, Room 202

Courses Taught

CRJ 101 Law Enforcement and Community Relations

CRJ 102 Juvenile Delinquency and Justice

CRJ 203 Criminology

CRJ 316 Victimology


  • PhD, Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland, 2018
  • M.A., Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland, 2015
  • B.S., Criminology, The College of New Jersey, 2013


  • Benjamin W. Fisher and Deanna N. Devlin, School Crime and the Patterns of Roles of School Resource Officers: Evidence From a National Longitudinal Study, Crime and Delinquency, 2019.
  • Terrence P. Thornberry, Brook Kearley, Denise C. Gottfredson, Molly P. Slothower, Deanna N. Devlin and Jamie J. Fader, Reducing crime among youth at risk for gang involvement: A randomized trial, Criminology and Public Policy, 17(4) 2018, 953-989.
  • Denise C. Gottfredson, Brook Kearley, Terrence P. Thornberry, Molly Slothower, Deanna N. Devlin and Jamie J. Fader, Scaling Up Evidence-Based Programming using a Public Funding Stream: A Randomized Trial of Functional Family Therapy for Court-Involved Youth, Prevention Science, 19(7) 2018, 939-953.
  • Deanna N. Devlin, Mateus R. Santos and Denise C. Gottfredson, An Evaluation of Police Officers in Schools as a Bullying Intervention, Evaluation and Program Planning, 71 2018, 12-21.
  • Deanna N. Devlin, Policing and the school-to-prison pipeline in J. Deakin, E. Taylor and A. Kupchik (Eds.), The Palgrave international handbook of school discipline, surveillance and social control, : Palgrave Macmillan (2018).
  • Deanna N. Devlin and Denise C. Gottfredson, The Roles of Police Officers in Schools: Effects on the Recording and Reporting of Crime, Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice, 16(2) 2016, 208-223.
Last Modified 2/18/21