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Seokjin Jeong

[Seokjin Jeong]

Associate Professor, Criminology and Criminal Justice
Last Updated: September 22, 2021
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Education

Education

    • 2010 PhD in Criminal Justice
      Michigan State University
    • 2004 MS in Criminal Justice
      Michigan State University
    • 2002 BA in Criminal Justice
      Michigan State University

Appointments

Appointments

    • 2016 to Present Associate Professor
      Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Texas at Arlington
    • 2010 to 2016 Assistant Professor
      Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Texas at Arlington

Memberships

    • 2013 to Present International Journal of Forensic Science and Pathology
      Editorial Board Member

Awards and Honors

    •  2010 Provost Research Fund sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    •  2010 Res`earch Fund, College of Liberal Arts sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    •  2009 Dissertation Completion Fellowship sponsored by Michigan State University
    •  2009 Kenneth E. and Marie J. Corey Research Enrichment Fund Awards, sponsored by Michigan State University
    •  2009 Student Research Fellowship sponsored by Michigan State University
    •  2003 Graduate School Fellowship sponsored by Michigan State University

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Past to Present UT System ODOP/UT Arlington Promotional Test sponsored by  -  $0
      (Funded)
    • Oct 2010 to Feb 2012 2010-2011 Weed and Seed Communities Continuation Grant sponsored by  -  $5000
      (Funded)

Publications


      2005
      • Book Review
        Captive Audience: Median, Masculinity, and Power and Prisons.
        [Jeong, Seokjin]. International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice. 29(2), 247-251.

      2019
      • Journal Article
        Determinants of digital piracy using deterrence, social learning and neutralization perspectives
        [Jeong, Seokjin]. International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice. 43(4), 295-308.

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Association between body mass index and health outcomes among adolescents: the mediating role of traditional and cyber bullying victimization
        [Lee, Byung, Jeong, Seokjin, Roh, Myunghoon]. BMC Public Health. 18,

      2017
      • Journal Article
        Evaluating the Effectiveness of an Evidence-Based Cognitive Restructuring Approach: 1-year Results from Project ASPECT
        [Jeong, Seokjin, Fenoff, R, Martin, J]. International Journal of Cognitive Therapy. 10(1), 1-16. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1521/ijct_2016_09_16

      2016
      • Journal Article
        Gender Differences in the Routine Activities Associated With Risks for Larceny in South Korea
        [Moon, B, Morash, M, Jeong, Seokjin, Yoon, H]. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. 60(11), 1327-1343.
      • Journal Article
        What makes them more vulnerable than others? Obesity, negative emotions, and peer victimization
        [Jeong, Seokjin, Davis, J, Rodriguez, J, Han, Y]. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. 60(14), 1690-1705. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0306624x15587906

      2015
      • Journal Article
        The effects of homelessness and child maltreatment on the likelihood of engaging in property and violent crime during adulthood
        [Courtney, C, Jeong, Seokjin, Davis, J, Madden, E]. Journal of Human Behavior in Social Environment. 25(3), 92-203. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10911359.2014.966219

      2014
      • Journal Article
        Evaluating the effectiveness of a Special Needs Diversionary Program in reducing reoffending among mentally ill youthful offenders
        [Jeong, Seokjin, Lee, B, Martin, J]. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. 58(9), 1058-1080. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0306624x13492403
      • Journal Article
        Transnationalism: Law enforcement perceptions of gang activity on the Texas/Mexico border
        [Rodgriguez, J, Eve, R, del Carmen, A, Jeong, Seokjin]. Journal of Gang Research. 21(3), 1-15.

      2013
      • Journal Article
        A Multilevel Examination of Peer Victimization and Bullying Preventions in Schools
        [Jeong, Seokjin, Lee, B]. Journal of Criminology, 2013. 10 pages. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/735397
      • Journal Article
        Police Response Measures for School Violence: From Restorative and Retributive Justice Perspectives
        [Kang, W, Lee, J, Jeong, Seokjin]. Journal of Korean Criminological Association. 7(2), 35-56.
      • Journal Article
        Predicting School Bullying Victimization Focusing on Individual and School Environmental Security Factors.
        [Jeong, Seokjin, Kwak, D , Moon, B, San Miguel, C]. Journal of Criminology, 2013. 13 pages. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/401301

      2012
      • Journal Article
        Long-term impact of Family Group Conferences on Re-Offending: The Indianapolis Restorative Justice Experiment
        [Jeong, Seokjin, McGarrell, E, Hipple, NK]. Journal of Experimental Criminology. 8, 369-385. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11292-012-9158-8
      • Journal Article
        Men’s Vulnerability to Prisoner-on-Prisoner Sexual Violence: A State Correctional System Case Study
        [Morash, M, Jeong, Seokjin, Morash, M, , Bush , D]. Prison Journal. 92(2), 290-311. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0032885512439185

      2011
      • Journal Article
        The Connection of Police Strategies for Coping with Workplace Problems to Stress in Two Countries
        [Morash, M, Jeong, Seokjin, Hoffman, V, Haarr, R]. International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice. 35(2), 89-103. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01924036.2011.571828

      2006
      • Journal Article
        Workplace Problems and Coping Strategies for Police in South Korean and the United States
        [Morash, M, Cho, S, Jeong, Seokjin, Hoffman, V]. Journal of Asian Association of Police Studies. 4, 31-47.

      2017
      • Manuscript
        Behavior Therapy
        The Encyclopedia of Corrections
        [Jeong, Seokjin]. The Encyclopedia of Corrections.

      2015
      • Other
        Who Becomes More Violent among Korean Adolescents? The Consequences of Victimization in School
        [Jeong, Seokjin, Davis, J, Han, Y]. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health. 25(2), 141-155. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cbm.1919

      2010
      • Other
        An Exploratory Study of the Characteristics of Men Known to Commit Prisoner-on-Prisoner Sexual Violence
        [Morash, M, Jeong, Seokjin, Zang, N]. Prison Journal. 90(2), 161-178. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0032885510361826

      In Process
      • Other
        Description and Predictive Characteristics of Perpetrators and Victims of Substantiated Prisoner on Prisoner Sexual Assault
        [Jeong, Seokjin, Morash, M., Bush, D.]. Michigan Department of Corrections. Submitted.

      In Process
      • Technical Report
        Effect of TCJS SNDP on Recidivism, Tarrant County Juvenile Services
        [Jeong, Seokjin]. Submitted.

Presentations

    • March  2015
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Are you a bystander? ", Arlington, TX . (March 1, 2015).
    • March  2015
      Lee, B, Jeong, Seokjin, Martin, J, Moon, B, "“ASPECT”", Orlando, FL. (March 1, 2015).
    • November  2014
      Han, Y, Jeong, Seokjin, Lee, J, "Aggressiveness and school-related issues among individuals with low-self control", San Francisco, CA. (November 1, 2014).
    • November  2014
      Jeong, Seokjin, Han, S, Lee, B, "Industrialization, Urbanization, and Juvenile Crime: A Cross-National Comparison", San Francisco, CA. (November 1, 2014).
    • November  2013
      Kang, W , Kwak,, D, Jeong, Seokjin, Kim, S, "Citizen satisfaction with police: Analyses of citizen initiated contacts", Atlanta, GA. (November 1, 2013).
    • November  2013
      Jeong, Seokjin, Moon, B, Moon, D, "Predicting victimization of school bullying: A test of opportunity theories", Atlanta, GA. (November 1, 2013).
    • November  2013
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Procedural Justice and Defiance", Seoul, Korea . (November 1, 2013).
    • November  2013
      Davis, J, Han, Y, Han, W, Jeong, Seokjin, "Who becomes more violence among Korean adolescents? The consequences of victimization in school", Atlanta, GA. (November 1, 2013).
    • April  2013
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Prisoner-on-Prisoner Sexual Violence: No One Deserves to be Raped. ". (April 1, 2013).
    • March  2013
      Kang, W, Kwak, D, Jeong, Seokjin, "How does the increase in the number of police influence crime rates and clearance rates in South Korea?", Dallas, TX. (March 1, 2013).
    • January  2013
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Procedural Justice and Defiance". (January 1, 2013).
    • December  2012
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Depression, Anxiety, and Juvenile Recidivism: The Needs for Mental Health Treatment", Busan, Korea. (December 1, 2012).
    • November  2012
      Kim, S, Kang, W, Kwak, D, Jeong, Seokjin, "Policing Police Service: Analyses of Public Interest in Recent Policies in South Korea", Chicago, IL. (November 1, 2012).
    • November  2012
      Jeong, Seokjin, Moon, B , Kwak, D, "Predicting Victimization by School Bullying", Chicago, IL. (November 1, 2012).
    • November  2012
      Han, Y, Kang, W, Jeong, Seokjin, "Restorative Justice Interventions and School Bullying", Chicago, IL. (November 1, 2012).
    • June  2012
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Restorative Justice: The Effective Intervention for School Bullying", Anyang, Korea . (June 1, 2012).
    • November  2011
      Kang, W, Kwak, D, Jeong, Seokjin, "Public Image and Citizen Satisfaction with Police in South Korea", Washington, DC. (November 1, 2011).
    • November  2010
      Jeong, Seokjin, Kwak, D, Kang, W, "School Violence and School Safety Equipment", San Francisco, California. (November 1, 2010).
    • November  2010
      Jeong, Seokjin, Kang, W, Kwak, D, "Using Police Staffing to Estimate the Efficacy of Police on Crime in South Korea", San Francisco, California. (November 1, 2010).
    • March  2010
      Jeong, Seokjin, Kwak, D, "Recidivism in Juvenile Offenders: Examining the Impact of Juvenile Protection Education", San Diego, California. (March 1, 2010).
    • November  2009
      Jeong, Seokjin, McGarrell, E, Hipple, N, "Long-Term Effect of Restorative Justice Conferencing on Recidivism", Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (November 1, 2009).
    • March  2008
      Jeong, Seokjin, Kwak, D, "Juvenile Justice Decision Making in Midwestern States: Adult Court vs. Juvenile Court", Cincinnati, Ohio. (March 1, 2008).
    • November  2007
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Immigrant Victims: In the Criminal Justice System", Atlanta, Georgia. (November 1, 2007).
    • November  2005
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Risk Factors in Juvenile Recidivism", Los Angeles, California. (November 1, 2005).
    • November  2004
      Jeong, Seokjin, "Community Policing Officers’ Perceptions Toward Citizen Cooperation", Toronto, Ontario. (November 1, 2004).
    • November  2004
      Jeong, Seokjin, Moon, B, "Examining Motivations of Correctional Officers Job Selection", Denver, Colorado. (November 1, 2004).

Students Supervised

    • Nov 2019
      Master's Thesis Committee Member
      Bianca Villagomez, (Criminology and Criminal Just)
    • Apr 2019
      Supervisory Committee Chair
      Jonggyun Park, (Criminology and Criminal Just)
    • Nov 2018
      Master's Comprehensive Exam Committee Chair
      Cassidy Brady, (Social Work)
      Ban the Box: Reducing the Endless Sentence
    • May 2018
      Graduate Supervised Research
      Thomas Casolaro, (Social Work)

Courses

      • CRCJ 5381-001 CRIME & PUBLIC POLICY
        (Course Id: 110726)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3340-001 CRIMINAL JUSTICE STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 111172)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3340-003 CRIMINAL JUSTICE STATISTICS
        (Course Id: 111172)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 5350-001 THEORY
        (Course Id: 106948)
        Fall - Five Week - Second - 2021
      • CRCJ 5350-003 THEORY
        (Course Id: 106948)
        Fall - Five Week - Second - 2021

Service to the University

    • 2014 to  Present Committee Member
      Faculty Senate
    • 2010 to  Present Committee Member
      College Developmental Committee
    • 2010 to  Present Committee Member
      Committee on Graduate Studies
    • 2010 to  Present Committee Member
      Department of Faculty Search Committee
    • 2010 to  Present Committee Member
      Grant Committee
    • 2008 to  2009 Committee Member
      Library Representative Research (REP/FDL) College Review Committee

Service to the Profession

    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      BMC Public Health
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Children and Youth Services Review
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Cogent Social Sciences
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      The Journal of Early Adolescence
    • 2018 to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Youth and Society
    • Past to  2013
      Committee Member
      Program Committee, Southwestern Association of Criminal Justice, San Antonio, TX
    • Past to  2013
      Committee Member
      Service Committee, Division of Victimology, American Society of Criminology, Atlanta, GA

Service to the Community

Service to the Community

    • 2008 to  2009
      Graduate Student Committee Member
      Michigan State University
    • 2008 to  2009
      Representative of School of Criminal Justice, Council Of Graduate Students
      Michigan State University
    • 2008 to  2009
      Welfare Committee, Council Of Graduate Students
      Michigan State University