College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Dr. Roberts has over 10 years of college teaching experience and is a member of several dissertation committees for Ph.D. candidates in Criminal Justice and Public Policy and Administration. Dr. Roberts' academic interests include corrections education, administrative segregation, restorative justice, sentinel event analysis, criminological theories, veterans issues, and militarism. As a qualitative methodologist, he supervises students doing phenomenology, archival research, narrative inquiry, thematic analysis, oral history, and constructivist grounded theory. Honorably discharged from the Army National Guard, Dr. Roberts previously worked for the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections and the U.S. Library of Congress' Teaching with Primary Sources program.