Dr. Avdi Avdija

Dr. Avdi Avdija
School of Criminology and Security Studies
Arts and Sciences, College of
Holmstedty Hall 242
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  • Ph.D. - Criminology, Indiana University of Pennsylvania - 2010
  • M.S. - Criminal Justice, St. Cloud State University - 2006
  • B.A. - Criminal Justice, Metropolitan State University - 2005
  • A.S. - Criminal Justice, Minneapolis Community and Tech. College - 2004

Teaching Interests

  • Criminalistics, Research Methods, Criminal Investigation, Interviewing and Interrogation, Crime Analysis, Forensic Photography, Criminal Profiling.

Research Interests

  • Criminal Profiling; Police Tactical Operations; Spatial & Temporal Analysis of Crime; Public Interaction with the Police; Police Crime Prevention Tactics & Strategies; Accuracy of Eyewitness Identification; School Security and Violence; Crime-Reporting Behaviors; Psychometric Theory; Crime and Victimization; Environmental Crime Prevention; Community Policing; Evaluation of Correctional Programs, Criminal Justice Policy.