Raquel Velez Oliveira

Assistant Professor

Raquel Velez Oliveira

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Social Sciences

Administration

  • Allgood Hall E318

Education

  • Ph.D., Criminology Florida State University, 2020

  • MS, Criminology Florida State University, 2017

Awards & Honors

  • Teaching Award Nomination University of the West of England University of the West of England, 2022

  • Research Establishment Time project at the University of the West of England University of the West of England, 2021

  • Distinguished graduate student teaching & research award 2019

  • Teaching award nomination Florida State University Florida State University, 2018

  • Florida State University Graduate Assistantship Florida State University, 2015

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CRJU 1103

    Introduction to Criminal Just.
  • SOSC 3002

    Quantitative Analysis
  • HONR 3900H

    Honors: Breaking Boundaries
  • CRJU 4162

    Race, Crime, & Justice

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Exploring the Role of Psycho-Social Factors on the Recidivism of Homicide Offenders, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Exploring the Role of Psycho-Social Factors on the Recidivism of Homicide Offenders, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • População no sistema prisional português: evolução e tendências entre 2000 e 2017 [Prison Population in Portugal: Evolution and Trends between 2000 and 2017], 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Exploring effects of bio-psycho-social risk factors on later offending, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Lives in cages: A media analysis of incarceration experiences across generations on the US-Mexico border, 2021
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New

Department Service

  • Criminal Justice Curriculum Committee 2022 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Research Methods Curriculum Committee 2022 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Honors Thesis Committee 2022 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair

Professional Service

  • Brazilian Journal of Police Sciences 2022 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Acta Criminologica: African Journal of Criminology and Victimology 2021 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 2021 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Evolutionary Psychology 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Journal of Drug Issues 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article