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Dr. Martha L. Henderson Hurley

Department Head and Professor

Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice

Email: Martha.hurley@tamuc.edu



Teaching Overview

A. Courses Taught All Institutions

Corrections Courses Graduate and Undergraduate

Alcohol, Drugs, and Crime 
Assessment of Offenders 
Introduction to Corrections 
Institutional Corrections 
Community Corrections 
Correctional Rehabilitation 
Prisoner Reentry 
Prisons and Jails 
Seminar in Punishment and Rehabilitation 
Seminar in Correctional Rehabilitation 
Special Populations 

General Criminal Justice Courses Graduate and Undergraduate

Administration of Justice 
Criminal Behavior 
Human Relations in the Criminal Justice System 
Introduction to Courts 
Introduction to the Criminal Justice System 
Juvenile Delinquency 
Juvenile Justice 
Psychology of Crime and Justice 
Statistics 
Ethics in Criminal Justice

Homeland Security Graduate Course

Ethics and Integrity in Homeland Security 

General Education Courses

Crime, Justice, and Social Diversity 
Race, Class and the Criminal Justice System

B. Other Teaching Activities

NUMBER OF MASTER’S AND Ph.D. COMMITTEES: 11

PH.D COMMITTEE MEMBER: 
Nurse, Julie. (2012) Ph.D. Student in International Family and Community Studies, Clemson 
University, South Carolina. 

NAMES OF STUDENTS COMPLETING THESIS UNDER MY DIRECTION
Nolan, C. (2004) The Societal and Psychological Effects of Wrongful Conviction. Southern
Illinois University Carbondale.

Estes, Hilary. (2003) Chronic Masturbators: An Exploratory Study of Deviant Behavior
among Federal Inmates. Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

NUMBER OF INDEPENDENT STUDY COURSES WITH UNDERGRADUATES: 15

PARTICIPATION IN TEACHING IMPROVEMENT ORGANIZATIONS: 
Citadel Communicating Across the Curriculum (CAC)
The Citadel Academy for the Scholarship of Teaching, Learning (CASTLE)

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