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Department of Criminal Justice

Humphreys Building 300
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4950





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Dr. Scott Chenault

 

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Department Chair and Assistant Professor

Education:

PhD in Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Nebraska Omaha

MS in Criminal Justice, Central Missouri State University

BS in Criminal Justice, Central Missouri State University


Research Interests:

Correctional Staff

Inmate Programming

Criminal Justice/Media interactions

Criminal Justice Education

Courses Regularly Taught:

CJ 3006: Corrections

CJ 3104: Institutional Operations 

CJ 4000: Criminal Justice and the Media

Selected Publications:

Trammell, R. & Chenault, S. (2009). “We have to take these guys out”: Motivations for assaulting incarcerated child molesters. Symbolic Interaction, 32 (4), 334-350.

Hoffman, D., Chenault, S., Conn, M., Dong, J., Koski, C., Liu, Y., Morris, W., Peterson, S., Thompson, L., & Westfall, E. (2007). Sink or swim: A model for immersing criminal justice doctoral students in the craft of teaching. The Journal of Criminal Justice Education, 18 (3), 479-491.

Professional Associations and Organizations:

American Society of Criminology

Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences

Missouri Correctional Association

American Correctional Association