Mary Dodge PhD

Professor
  • School of Public Affairs

Email Address: mary.dodge@ucdenver.edu

Primary Phone: 303-315-2086

Office Hours: Mondays, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. and by appointment

Mary Dodge earned her Ph.D. in 1997 in criminology, law and society from the School of Social Ecology at the University of California, Irvine. She received her B.A. and M.A. in psychology from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Her articles have appeared in Courts and Justice, Contemporary Issues in Criminology, International Journal of the Sociology of Law, The Prison Journal, Police Quarterly, Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice and the Encyclopedia of White-Collar and Corporate Crime. She and Gilbert Geis co-edited the book “Lessons of Criminology” and share authorship on the book “Stealing Dreams: A Fertility Clinic Scandal.” She also authored the book “Women and White-Collar Crime.” Her research and writing interests include women in the criminal justice system, white-collar crime, policing, prostitution and courts. She teaches a variety of courses, including: Juvenile Justice Administration; Criminological Theory; Judicial Administration; White-Collar Crime; Research Methods; and Women and Crime.

Dr. Dodge was the 2007 recipient of the campus-wide UC Denver Excellence in Teaching Award. She received the School of Public Affairs Teaching Award in 2001, 2005 and 2006, and the School of Public Affairs Research and Creative Activities Award in 2002 and 2004.

Areas of Expertise

criminology, women in the criminal justice system, white-collar crime, policing, prostitution, and courts

Education, Licensure & Certifications

Doctor of Philosophy in Criminology, Law and Society
University of California, Irvine

Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Awards

2007 CU Denver Excellence in Teaching Award
2006 CU Denver School of Public Affairs Teaching Award
2005 CU Denver School of Public Affairs Teaching Award
2004 CU Denver School of Public Affairs Research and Creative Activities Award
2002 CU Denver School of Public Affairs Research and Creative Activities Award
2001 CU Denver School of Public Affairs Teaching Award