The Criminal Justice Department Announces New Faculty
By: Nancy Retana
Dr. Tiffiney Cottledge is an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, teaching CRMJ 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice, CRMJ 200 Criminal Justice Research Methods, CRMJ 362 Community Corrections and CRMJ 365 Race, Crime, Law. Dr. Cottledge joins us from the University of Houston Clear Lake. She received her B.S. in Criminal Justice, her M.A. in Counseling and Ph.D. in Juvenile Justice from Prairie View A&M University. She began her career as a state parole officer with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Parole Division. In addition to her recently published textbook Delinquency in America her research areas are female gangs, adolescent substance abuse and juvenile sex offenders.