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Dr Seungmug Lee

Name

[Dr Seungmug Lee]
  • Associate Professor

Education

    • 2008 PhD in Criminal Justice
      Rutgers University, 2008
      (Supparea: Crime Prevention)
    • 2003 MA in Criminal Justice
      Rutgers University, 2003
    • 2001 MS in Criminal Justice
      City University Of New York, 2001
      (Supparea: Protection Management)
    • 1992 BA in Criminal Justice
      Dongguk University, 1992

Appointments

    • Aug 2017 to Present Associate Professor
      Criminology and Criminal Justice ,The University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington,
    • July 2015 to 2017 Faculty member of International Summer School
      Department of Police Administration, Dong-guk ,University, Seoul, South Korea
    • Aug 2015 to May 2017 Associate Professor (tenured)
      School of Law Enforcement & Justice Administration (LEJA ,Western Illinois University
    • Aug 2009 to May 2015 Assistant Professor
      WIA, School of LEJA ,Western Illinois University
    • Sept 2008 to May 2009 Visiting Assistant Professor
      Department of History ,Ohio Northern University
    • Sept 2007 to July 2008 Full-time Professor
      Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice in Union ,Kean University
    • Jan 2003 to July 2007 Part Time Lecturer
      School of Criminal Justice ,Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Memberships

    • Nov 2017 to Nov 2018 American Society of Criminology
      The American Society of Criminology is an international organization whose members pursue scholarly, scientific, and professional knowledge concerning the measurement, etiology, consequences, prevention, control, and treatment of crime and delinquency.
    • Sept 2017 to Sept 2018 American Society for Industrial Security
      Founded in 1955, ASIS International is a global community of security practitioners, each of whom has a role in the protection of assets - people, property, and/or information. Its members represent virtually every industry in the public and private sectors, and organizations of all sizes. From entry-level managers to CSOs to CEOs, from security veterans to consultants and those transitioning from law enforcement or the military, the ASIS community is global and diverse.

Awards and Honors

    • Apr  2018 CoLA Faculty Endowment Fund sponsored by CoLA
    • Apr  2018 Certificate of Appreciation sponsored by The North Texas Chapter of ASIS International
    • Mar  2015 WIU CITR (Center for Innovations in Teaching & Research) Faculty Research and Creative Activities Award sponsored by (Center for Innovations in Teaching & Research)
    • Aug  2014 WIU COEHS (College of Education & Human Services) Awards for Excellence in Scholarly/Profession sponsored by (College of Education & Human Services
    • Jan  2014 WIU Provost’s Faculty Travel Award sponsored by WIU Provost
    • Oct  2003 Honorable Mention in the graduate division with the title sponsored by The Development of Private Security in South Korea”

News Articles

    • Aug 2018 UTA Magazine
      The story covers a growing need in the field of cybersecurity and cybercrime to develop an interdisciplinary master program.
      (Type: Magazine)
    • June 2018 UTA the Shorthorn
      It covers the recent assault cases around campus.
      (Type: Newspaper)
    • Mar 2018 UTA Library Focus on Faculty
      (Type: Internet)
    • Feb 2018 UTA the Shorthorn
      It covers the overall trend of crime in campus settings in the U.S., which has been decreased.
      (Type: Newspaper)

Publications

      Journal Article 2018
      • A theoretical observation for the causation of police corruption: An examination of the Panama Unit case study of South Texas
        [Rodriguez, JohnJacob, Lee, Seungmug, Rodriguez, FrankA]. 31(2), 130-143 [.]

      Journal Article 2015
      • Detection and prevention of racial profiling practices: Case study of a medium-sized city in Texas
        [Lee, Seungmug, Lee, Won-Jae, Morrow, Shawn]. 15(1), 79-92 [.]
      2015
      • What burglars said about target selection and co-offender
        [Lee, Seungmug]. 24(3), 355-371 [.]

Presentations

    • November  2018
      Lee, Seungmug (Author & Presenter), "Female burglars", ASC, Atlanta, GA. (November 16, 2018).
    • November  2017
      Lee, Seungmug, "K-12 school shootings", ASC, Philadelphia, PA. (November 17, 2017).
    • November  2017
      Lee, Seungmug, "Police officers' ethical behaviors", ASC, Philadelphia, PA. (November 16, 2017).

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • June 2019 to Aug 2020 Mass Homicides in American K-12 Schools and College Campuses sponsored by  - $10000
      Seungmug Lee (Funded)

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Gabrielle Garcia, (Criminology and Criminal Just)

Courses

      • CRCJ 3320-001 CYBERCRIME
        (Course Id: 111915)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CRCJ 3307-001 INTR SECUR SYS
        (Course Id: 106907)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CRCJ 5309-001 RESEARCH METHODS CRIM JUSTICE
        (Course Id: 106943)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CRCJ 5393-001 TOP CRIME CRIM
        (Course Id: 106952)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CRCJ 5393-003 TOP CRIME CRIM
        (Course Id: 106952)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • CRCJ 2334-001 INTRO CRJU SYS
        (Course Id: 106903)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • CRCJ 2334-103 INTRO CRJU SYS
        (Course Id: 106903)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2019
      • CRCJ 3350-002 INTRO RESEARCH METHODS
        (Course Id: 106911 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3300-001 THEORETICAL CR
        (Course Id: 106906 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3320-001 CYBERCRIME
        (Course Id: 111915 | Servlearn: No | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 5309-001 RESEARCH METHODS CRIM JUSTICE
        (Course Id: 106943 | Servlearn: No | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 5393-001 TOP CRIME CRIM
        (Course Id: 106952 | Servlearn: No | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 5393-003 TOP CRIME CRIM
        (Course Id: 106952 | Servlearn: No | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3350-001 INTRO RESEARCH METHODS
        (Course Id: 106911 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3350-002 INTRO RESEARCH METHODS
        (Course Id: 106911 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3350-103 INTRO RESEARCH METHODS
        (Course Id: 106911 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 5342-001 ETHICS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE
        (Course Id: 111057 | Servlearn: No | Exclude Eval: true)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3350-002 INTRO RESEARCH METHODS
        (Course Id: 106911 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3300-001 THEORETICAL CR
        (Course Id: 106906 | Servlearn: No | Exclude Eval: true)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 3320-001 CYBERCRIME
        (Course Id: 111915 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CRCJ 5393-001 TOP CRIME CRIM
        (Topic: Cybercrime/Cybersecurity | Course Id: 106952 | Exclude Eval: true)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus

Service to the University

    • Sept 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Search Committee
      To attend various meetings to attend a training workshop, to review the application files, to do phone interviews, etc.
    • Aug 2018 to  Present Committee Member
      Student Grievance Committee
      To review students' grade grievance if any and make a decision on the case with the committee members
    • Sept 2018 to  Sept 2018 Program Coordinator
      UTA Study Abroad Fair
      To prepare a faculty-led course and present it during UTA Study Abroad Fair
    • May 2018 to  May 2018 Committee Member
      Graduate Committee
    • Apr 2018 to  Apr 2018 Committee Member
      Graduate Committee
    • Feb 2018 to  Mar 2018 Interviewee
      UTA Library
      UTA Library "Focus on FAculty" video interview and classroom filming
    • Mar 2018 to  Mar 2018 Student Recruiter
      UTA Study Abroad
      To offer two "Study Abroad Information Sessions."
    • Feb 2018 to  Feb 2018 Guest Speaker
      UTA Library
      A penal member for UTA Libray "Focus on Faculty" discussion with the title of "Crime across Campus"
    • Jan 2018 to  Jan 2018 Presenter of a faculty-led study abroad program
      UTA Office of Study Abroad
      To prepare and present a faculty-led study abroad program to South Korea
    • Sept 2017 to  Sept 2017 Attendee, Meeting
      UTA Office of Study Abroad
      To attend UTA Study Abroad Fair at UC Mall

Service to the Profession

    • Oct 2018 to  Nov 2018
      Reviewer, Journal ArticleUSA)
      Children and Youth Services Review
      To review a manuscript submitted to the journal for publication
    • Sept 2018 to  Sept 2018
      Reviewer, Journal ArticleIL, USA)
      Law Enforcement Executive FORUM
      To review a manuscript submitted to the journal
    • Sept 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Editorial Review Board MemberMA, USA)
      International J. of Cybersecurity Intelligence and Cybercrime
      To serve as a journal's editorial review board member
    • Aug 2017 to  Aug 2018
      Editorial Review Board MemberIL, USA)
      Law Enforcement Executive FORUM
      To serve as a journal's editorial review member
    • June 2018 to  June 2018
      Reviewer, Journal ArticleMA, USA)
      International Journal of Cybersecurity Intelligence and Cybercrime (IJCIC)
      To review a manuscript submitted to the journal
    • May 2018 to  May 2018
      Reviewer, Journal ArticleIL, USA)
      Law Enforcement Executive FORUM
      To review a manuscript submitted to the journal
    • Apr 2018 to  Apr 2018
      Reviewer, Journal ArticleUSA)
      Applied Grography
      To review a manuscript submitted to the journal

Service to the Community

    • Apr 2018 to  Apr 2018
      Guest Speaker (Irving, TX, USA)
      ASIS International North Texas Chapter
      invited to speak regarding "Young Security Professionals" as a panel discussion member