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Kyle Ward

Kyle Ward

Associate Professor

Criminology & Criminal Justice
College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Contact Information

(970) 351-1072
(970) 351-1527
Candelaria 2075A
Office Hours
TR 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. & by appointment
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Criminology & Criminal Justice
Campus Box 147
Greeley, CO 80639


Professional/Academic Experience

Research/Areas of Interest

Jail and Prison Reentry, Policing, Rural Crime, and Evidence-Based Crime Prevention Programs and Policies

Publications/Creative Works

Ward, K. C. & Merlo, A. V. (2016). Rural jail reentry and mental health: Identifying challenges for offenders and professionals. The Prison Journal, 96(1), 27-52.

Stallings, R. P., Hawkins, P. M., & Ward, K. C. (2015). Drug market interventions: Target area resident perceptions. Crime Prevention and Community Safety, 17(3), 166-188.

Cooper, J. A., White, M. D., Ward, K. C., Saunders, J., & Ragenella, A. J. (2014). Exploring the nexus of officer race/ethnicity, sex and job satisfaction: The case of the NYPD. Criminology, Criminal Justice, Law & Society, 15(2), 43-59.

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