Tony Gaskew

Contributing Faculty
College of Psychology and Community Services
M.S. Criminal Justice

Tony Gaskew was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. He has a Ph.D. and M.S. from NSU. His academic specialization is in the field of criminal justice, and his research interests include the policing culture, race and crime, direct and structural violence, and social justice. He has published extensively in the field of crime and justice, with his latest book, Rethinking Prison Reentry: Transforming Humiliation Into Humility, focusing on higher education inside prisons.

Courses Taught

CRJS 4150 - Capstone: International Justice and Human Rights

PPPA 9001 - Dissertation




BA, Barry University

Awards / Honors

Fulbright-Hays Fellowship, U.S. Department of Education, 2007

Fulbright Specialist Program, Peace and Conflict Resolution, U.S. Department of Education, 2016

Fulbright Specialist Roster Candidate, Fulbright Fellow, U.S. Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, 2014

Academic Fellowship in Terrorist Studies, The Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD), 2008

Faculty Diversity Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, 2007

PBAA Teaching Excellence Award, University of Pittsburgh, 2012

Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies (DHS) Beacon, , 2015

Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Volunteer of the Year, , 2010

Florida Region IV Narcotic Officer of the Year, , 2000