Associate Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Georgia State University

Dr. Leah E. Daigle is Associate Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University. She received her Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati. Her most recent research has centered on repeat sexual victimization of college women and the development and continuation of victimization across the life course. She is coauthor of Criminals in the Making: Criminality Across the Life Course (2nd ed.) and Unsafe in the Ivory Tower: The Sexual Victimization of College Women, which was awarded the 2011 Outstanding Book Award by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, and author of Victimology: A Text/Reader and Victimology: The Essentials. Her research has also appeared in peer-reviewed journals including Justice Quarterly, Victims and Offenders, The Journal of Quantitative Criminology, and The Journal of Interpersonal Violence. She was awarded the 2014, Andrew Young School of Policy of Studies Excellence in Teaching Award, and is editor of Criminal Justice Review.

Experience

  • –present
    Associate Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Georgia State University

Education

  • 2005 
    University of Cincinnati, Ph.D. Criminal Justice