Professor of Criminal Justice
- Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
- M.A., University of Maryland, College Park
- B.A., University of Maryland, College Park
Dr. Elis joined the Radford University faculty in 2007.
Spring 2014 Schedule
CRJU-370, Crime and Criminal Behavior, 11:00-11:50 MWF
CRJU-370, Crime and Criminal Behavior, 12:00-12:50 MWF
CRJU-691, Public Policy and Criminal Justice, 6:30-9:30 W
Office Hours: 1:00-2:50 Monday/Wednesday/Friday and 5:00-6:00 Wednesday, and by appointment
Dr. Elis' research interests include gender and crime, developmental theories of crime, domestic violence, and the examination of patterns of sentencing disparity in Virginia.
Recent Professional Activities
Dr. Elis' recent professional activities include publications in the areas of police responses to domestic violence, restorative justice, and an empirical test of Gottfredson and Hirschi's General Theory of Crime.