Martin Gottschalk, Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor and Chair
  • Criminal Justice Department
  • Ph.D., State University of New York - Albany, 2002
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Martin Gottschalk


  • Corrections
  • Punishment
  • Law and Society
  • Evolutionary Theory
  • Criminological Theory
Martin Gottschalk, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and Chair of Criminal Justice at the University of Wisconsin - Parkside. He received his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the State University of New York at Albany. His dissertation was entitled, “Sociology and the Evolution of Punishment.” He teaches Corrections, Law and Society, Introduction to Criminal Justice, and Research Methods. He has authored or co-authored works appearing in journals like the International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice Policy Review, and Critical Criminology. He has also worked with the North Dakota District office of United States Probation and Pretrial Services, examining the effects of Manualized Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Selected Publications

2019: Advancing Internationl and Transnational Research in Crime and Justice with Qualitative Comparative Analysis, Cambridge University Press

Departmental Service

: Committee Chair - Criminal Justice Search Committee
: Committee Member - Criminal Justice Department Assessment Committee

College Service

: Committee Member - College level chairs' meetings.

University Service

: Attendee, Graduation - Fall Graduation
: Chairperson - Chancellor's Leadership Assembly
: Attendee, Convocation - Convocation
: Chairperson - Department Chairs/Directors Meeting
CRMJ 200 - Criminal Justice Rsearch Mthds
CRMJ 359 - Law and Society
CRMJ 363 - Corrections
CRMJ 499 - Independent Study:
SOCA 301 - Sociological Theory
SOCA 359 - Law and Society
SOCA 363 - Corrections
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