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Jurg Gerber


  • Ph.D. Sociology, Washington State University (1988)
  • M.A. Sociology, Washington State University (1984)
  • B.A. Government, Eastern Washington University (1982)
  • A.A. Social Sciences, Big Bend Community College (1980)
  • K.F. Insurance, Kaufmaennische Berufsschule Bern (Switzerland) (1977)


Office: CJ Hotel Building 222
Phone: (936) 294-3172

Areas of Expertise:
Comparative/International Criminal Justice Issues, Criminology, Drug Use and Drug Control Policy, Environmental Crime, International Criminal Justice, White Collar/Corporate Crime


  • Kim, B., Gerber, J., Kim, Y. and Hassett, M. (2018). "Female-perpetrated homicide in South Korea: A homicide typology." Deviant Behavior, 39:1042-1057.
  • Kim, B., Adam K. Matz, A.K., and Gerber, J. (2017). "Barriers to Formal Police-Community Corrections Partnerships: A Comparison of Police Chiefs and Chief Probation/Parole Officers' Perceptions." International Journal of Police Science & Management, 19:89-100.
  • Gerber, J., and Angulski, K. (2016). "The Law and Foreign Prisoners in Texas: A Socio-Legal Analysis." Polish Journal of Criminology, 2:21-30.
  • Dittmann, W.L., and Gerber, J. (2016). "Framing Legitimacy: A Qualitative Analysis Examining Local Print-Media Portrayals of an Immigrant Family Detention Center in Texas." Journal of Qualitative Criminology and Criminal Justice, 4:217-243.

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