Toniqua Mikell

Toniqua Mikell, PhD

Assistant Professor

Crime & Justice Studies

Curriculum Vitae

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tmikell@umassd.edu

Liberal Arts 399C

Education

2019University of South CarolinaPhD in Criminology & Criminal Justice
2014University of South CarolinaMA in Criminology & Criminal Justice
2012Winthrop UniversityBA Sociology/Criminology
2012Winthrop UniversityBA Sociology/Criminology

Teaching

  • Gender & Sexuality Studies
  • Criminology & Criminal Justice
  • Black Studies
  • Justice Studies

Teaching

Programs

Teaching

Courses

Introduction to the American criminal justice system. The course will discuss the core components of the criminal justice system, including law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Throughout the course, students will learn about the relationship between these components and the challenges that the criminal justice system currently faces.

Introduction to the American criminal justice system. The course will discuss the core components of the criminal justice system, including law enforcement, courts, and corrections. Throughout the course, students will learn about the relationship between these components and the challenges that the criminal justice system currently faces.

A critical examination of historical and contemporary criminology theory, with emphasis on the disproportionate criminalization of Black, Brown, Indigenous, and other people of Color (BIPOC), particularly womxn and non-cisgender folx. This course draws from traditions including, but not limited to: Black feminist thought, critical race theory, Black queer studies, and critical criminology.

Teaching

Online and Continuing Education Courses

A critical examination of historical and contemporary criminology theory, with emphasis on the disproportionate criminalization of Black, Brown, Indigenous, and other people of Color (BIPOC), particularly womxn and non-cisgender folx. This course draws from traditions including, but not limited to: Black feminist thought, critical race theory, Black queer studies, and critical criminology.
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Research

Research Activities

  • Trans romen's representation in true crime media
  • Media representation of black women's criminality and victimization
  • Carceral state impacts on women and femmes

Research

Research Interests

  • Intersectional criminology
  • Black feminist theory
  • Queer criminology
  • Female sex offenders
  • Racial justice

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