Criminal Justice

Carrie Pettus-Davis

Ph.D., 2011, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Social Work
M.S.W., 2001, University of Kansas; Social Work
B.S.W., 1999, University of Kansas; Social Work
B.A., 1999, University of Kansas; Psychology

Tanya Renn

Selected Publications:

Renn, T., Golder, S., Higgins, G.E., Logan, T.K., & Winham, K.M. (2017). Examining the relationship between childhood victimization, health risk behaviors, and adult physical health outcomes among women on probation   and parole.Journal of Correctional Healthcare,23, 104-121. doi:10.1177/10783458166858476.)   

Veeh, C., Renn, T., & Pettus-Davis, C. (In Press). Promoting Reentry Well Being: A novel assessment tool for individualized service assignment in prisoner reentryprograms. Social Work.

Stephen Tripodi


  • Ph.D., 2007, The University of Texas; Social Work
  • M.S.S.W., 2000, The University of Texas; Social Work
  • B.A., 1997, Michigan State University; Psychology

Selected Peer Review Articles and Publications

Tripodi, S. J., Mennicke, A. M., McCarter, S. A., & Ropes, K. (2017). Evaluating Seeking Safety for women in prison: An RCT. Research on Social Work Practice, 1-27. doi:10.1177/1049731517706550