Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2020 Disentangling the links between risk factors and adolescent substance use 2020
2019 Examining the Nexus between Prescription Opioid and Heroin Abuse 2019
2019 Investigation of black box drugs purchased from an online pharmacy 2019
2018 Today was not a good day: offender accounts of the incidents that led to their admission to drug courtCriminal Justice Studies.  31:388-401. 2018
2018 The Scheduling of Kratom and Selective Use of DataJournal of Psychoactive Drugs.  50:114-120. 2018
2017 Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act: SaVing Lives or SaVing Face?American Journal of Criminal Justice.  42:401-425. 2017
2016 Confounding the process: forgotten actors and factors in the state-corporate crime paradigm 2016
2016 Do You Get What You Paid For? An Examination of Products Advertised as KratomJournal of Psychoactive Drugs.  48:330-335. 2016
2016 The Current State of Criminological Research in the United States: An Examination of Research Methodologies in Criminology and Criminal Justice JournalsJournal of Criminal Justice Education.  27:340-361. 2016
2016 Using drug courts for drug postmarketing surveillanceDrugs and Alcohol Today.  16:165-175. 2016
2016 Opiate treatment in the criminal justice system: a review of crimesolutions.gov evidence rated programsAmerican Journal of Criminal Justice.  41:70-82. 2016
2016 University Policies and Programs for Crime Prevention and Awareness: An Examination of Online Reports and ResourcesCriminal Justice Review.  41:140-158. 2016
2015 Middle-Class Motives for Non-Medical Prescription Stimulant Use among College Students 2015
2014 The Role of the United States Supreme Court in Shaping Federal Drug PolicyAmerican Journal of Criminal Justice.  39:660-679. 2014
2014 Contemporary prison overcrowding: short-term fixes to a perpetual problem 2014
2014 Examining the Effects of Social Bonds and Shame on Drug Recovery within an On-Line Support Community 2014
2014 The Treatment of the Mentally Ill in Supermax Facilities: An Evaluation of State Supermax PoliciesCriminal Justice and Behavior.  41:1338-1353. 2014
2013 What Makes You the “Worst of the Worst?” An Examination of State Policies Defining Supermaximum ConfinementCriminal Justice Policy Review.  24:676-694. 2013
2013 Sifting through the Hyperbole: One Hundred Years of Marijuana Coverage inThe New York Times 2013
2013 Meeting in the Middle: A Review of Joint JD/PhD ProgramsAmerican Journal of Criminal Justice.  38:289-305. 2013
2013 Pharmaceutical Regulation Failures and ChangesJournal of Drug Issues.  43:164-175. 2013
2012 On the Operational Validity of Perceptual Peer Delinquency: Exploring Projection and Elements Contained in PerceptionsJournal of Research in Crime and Delinquency.  49:601-621. 2012
2012 Regulating a novel drug: An evaluation of changes in use of Salvia divinorum in the first year of Florida's banInternational Journal of Drug Policy.  23:512-521. 2012
2012 Is the Government Keeping the Peace or Acting Like Our Parents? Rationales for the Legal Prohibitions of GHB and MDMAJournal of Drug Issues.  42:247-262. 2012
2011 OxyContin and a Regulation Deficiency of the Pharmaceutical Industry: Rethinking State-Corporate CrimeCritical Criminology.  19:213-226. 2011
2011 Magic Mint, The Internet, and Peer Associations: A Test Of Social Learning Theory Using Patterns of Salvia Divinorum UseJournal of Drug Issues.  41:305-325. 2011
2009 Trippin' on Sally D: Exploring predictors of Salvia divinorum experimentationJournal of Criminal Justice.  37:396-403. 2009
2008 Legally High? Legal Considerations of Salvia divinorumJournal of Psychoactive Drugs.  40:183-191. 2008
2008 Salvia divinorum use among a college student sample.Journal of Drug Education.  38:297-306. 2008
A Systematic Review of Section 1983 Lawsuits Filed by Texas Inmates

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Correctional Fundamentals A Personal Narrative Approach 2019
2017 Routledge Handbook of Corrections in the United States 2017
2017 Correctional Management and the Law A Penological Approach 2017
2015 The Money and Politics of Criminal Justice Policy 2015

Teaching Activities

  • CJ230 - Judicial Process in America (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CJ240 - Corrections America: Overview (Summer Term 2020) 2020
  • CJ600 - Pro-Sem in Criminal Justice (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CJ604 - Seminar in Crim Just Policy (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CJ697 - Grad Plan II Research Project (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CJ698 - Directed Research (Non-Thesis) (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CJ699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2020) 2020
  • CJ600 - Pro-Sem in Criminal Justice (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ695 - Grad Indpnt Study (Non-Thesis) (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ697 - Grad Plan II Research Project (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ698 - Directed Research (Non-Thesis) (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ230 - Judicial Process in America (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ240 - Corrections America: Overview (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ600 - Pro-Sem in Criminal Justice (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ604 - Seminar in Crim Just Policy (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ698 - Directed Research (Non-Thesis) (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • CJ600 - Pro-Sem in Criminal Justice (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • CJ695 - Grad Indpnt Study (Non-Thesis) (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • CJ697 - Grad Plan II Research Project (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • CJ699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • JS101 - Crime and Criminality (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • JS230 - Judicial Process in America (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • JS695 - Grad Indpnt Study (Non-Thesis) (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • JS699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • JS400 - Drugs and Society (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • JS500 - Drugs and Society (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • JS697 - Grad Plan II Research Project (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • JS698 - Directed Research (Non-Thesis) (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • JS699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • JS600 - Pro-Sem in Criminal Justice (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • JS101 - Crime and Criminality (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • JS230 - Judicial Process in America (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • JS604 - Seminar in Crim Just Policy (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • JS600 - Pro-Sem in Criminal Justice (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • JS101 - Crime and Criminality (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • JS230 - Judicial Process in America (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • JS604 - Seminar in Crim Just Policy (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • JS600 - Pro-Sem in Criminal Justice (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • JS230 - Judicial Process in America (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • JS400 - Drugs and Society (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • JS500 - Drugs and Society (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • JS601 - Seminar Criminological Theory (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • JS230 - Judicial Process in America (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • JS240 - Corrections America: Overview (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • JS685 - Spec Topics in Crim Justice (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • JS445 - Juvenile Corrections (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Criminology, University of Florida 2011
  • Full Name

  • Odis Griffin