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Stephen Gibbons, PhD
Professor & Department Head (Criminal Justice)
Office: Maaske 205


BA Idaho State University: Sociology
MA Washington State University: Sociology
PhD Washington State University: Sociology










SPRING 2015 Office Hours:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

10 AM - 12Noon
1:00 - 3 PM

1:00-2:00 PM

Email for appointment





Dr. Gibbons is currently head of the Department of Criminal Justice and a full professor at Western Oregon University, where he has taught since 1986.  Dr. Gibbons has published in the areas of juvenile alcohol and drug use, correctional institutions, prisoner rehabilitation, community corrections, and the effectiveness of criminal justice internships. 


His teaching interests include criminology, community corrections, juvenile delinquency, drug and alcohol use, theories of crime and delinquency, comparative criminal justice systems, and the US criminal justice system.



Criminal Justice Program 503-838-8733 | or e-mail: