Faculty - Assistant Professor of Criminology
PhD - University of Texas at Austin (Sociology) MA - New School for Social Research (Sociology) MTS - Vanderbilt Divinity School (Historical and Critical Theories of Religion) BA - Texas Christian University (Sociology)
Law and society, drug policy, addiction and recovery, and social control
Mary Rose, Shari Seidman Diamond and Kimberly M. Baker. "Goffman on the Jury: Real Jurors’ Attentions to the ‘Off-Stage’ of Trials." Law and Human Behavior, 34(4): 310-323.
Sweet, Steven and Kimberly M. Baker. (2011). “Who Have The Advantages in My Intended Career? Engaging Students in the Identification of Gender and Racial Inequalities” Teaching Sociology, 39 (1): 1-15.
Baker, Kimberly M. (2012). “Decision Making in a Hybrid Organization: A Case Study of a Southwestern Drug Court Treatment Program.” Law and Social Inquiry, 38(1): 27-54.
Baker, Kimberly M. (Forthcoming). "Alcohol and Drugs." In Corey Dolgon and Christopher Baker [Eds.] Social Problems: A Service Learning Approach. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Baker, Kimberly M. (Forthcoming). “Prohibition.” In Heith Copes and Craig J. Forsyth [Eds.] Encyclopedia of Deviance, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Baker, Kimberly M. (Forthcoming). “Underage Drinking.” In Heith Copes and Craig J. Forsyth [Eds.] Encyclopedia of Deviance, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
SOC 2010- Research Methods
CRIM 3225 - Criminal Court System
CRIM 4224 - Police and Society