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Dr. Stephen Owen

Professor of Criminal Justice
Department Chair

  • Ph.D., University of Missouri - St. Louis
  • M.A., University of Missouri - St. Louis

  • B.S., Southeast Missouri State University

Dr. Owen joined the Radford University faculty in 2000.


Fall 2014 Schedule
CRJU-412, Security Admin. & Crime Prevention, 1:00-1:50 MWF
CRJU-676, Environmental Criminology, Online
POSC-390, Greek Life Leadership/Fraternal Values, 11:00-12:15 TR

Office Hours:  2:00-3:00 Mondays; 1:30-2:30 Tuesdays/Thursdays; by appointment; and by chance

Dr. Owen's areas of research include interpersonal violence, criminal justice pedagogy, and institutional corrections.  In his spare time, Dr. Owen is a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals (2011 World Series Champs!) and otherwise occupies his time with classic TV, movies, and books.

Recent Professional Activities
Dr. Owen was the 2012 recipient of the Radford University Distinguished Creative Scholar Award and the 2010 recipient of the Radford University Distinguished Service Award.  Additional information about professional activities is available on Dr. Owen's vita.