Assistant Professor of Sociology
Office: Bolton Hall, Room 740
Spring Office Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 3:00-4:30PM and by appointment
Ph.D., Sociology, University of New Mexico
Areas of Specialization:
Criminology, Crime Justice Outcome, Motor Vehicle Theft, Japanese Crime, National Incident Based Reporting Systems (NIBRS)
Sociol 261-402: Introduction to Statistical Thinking in Sociology (pdf)
Roberts, A. In press. Motor vehicle recovery: A multi-level event history analysis of NIBRS data. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency (has already appeared in “online first”).
Roberts, A & Lyons, C. (2011). Hispanic victims and homicide clearance by arrest. Homicide Studies 15: 48-73.
Roberts, A. & Lyons, C. (2009). Victim-offender racial dyads and clearance of lethal and non-lethal assault. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 46: 301-326.
Roberts, A. (2009). Contributions of the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) to substantive knowledge in criminology: A review of research. Sociology Compass 3: 433-458.
Roberts, A. & Roberts, J. M., Jr. (2009). Impact of network ties on change in police agency practices. Policing 32: 38-55.