Anthony Vito

Anthony Vito

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology

Phone:765-285-2589

Room:NQ 284


Dr. Anthony G. Vito received his Ph.D. in Justice Administration from the University of Louisville. His research areas include policing, drug, use, criminological theory, and issues surrounding race/gender in the criminal justice system. Dr. Vito welcomes the opportunity to work with both undergraduate and graduate students on research. His most recent publications are in Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management, American Journal of Criminal Justice, Corrections: Policy, Practice, and Research, and the Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice.

Education

Ph.D. in Justice Administration

University of Louisville

Featured Scholarship

Vito, A. G., Grossi, E. L., & Higgins, G. E. (2018). Analyzing racial profiling from traffic searches: Using focal concerns theory and propensity score matching. Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management. DOI: 10.1108/PIJPSM-06-2-17-0081.

Vito, G. F., Higgins, G. E., & Vito, A. G. (2017). Kentuckian's Attitudes on Capital Punishment, 1989-2016. American Journal of Criminal Justice. DOI: 10.1007/s12103-017-9429-z.

Griffin, V. W., Lee, G. M., Vito, A. G., & Walker, J. T. (2017). It's not so black and white: A conjunctive analysis of racial differences in incidents of prison misconduct. Corrections: Policy, Practice, and Research. DOI: 10.1080/23774657.2017.1390798.

Vito, A. G., Grossi, E. L., & Higgins, G. E. (2017). The issue of racial profiling in traffic stop citations. Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice, 33(4), 431-450.

Vito, A. G., Vito, G. F., Higgins, G. E., & Tewksbury, R. (2017). The recidivism of drug offenders following release from prison: A comparison of Kentucky outcomes. Corrections: Policy, Practice, and Research, 2(4), 223-236.


Course Schedule
Course No. Section Times Days Location
Introduction to Poli 230 2 1230 - 1345 T R NQ, room 039
Evaluation Research 301 1 0930 - 1045 T R NQ, room 078
Evaluation Research 301 800 0000 - 0000 OL, room ONLINE