Nelseta Walters-Jones, Ph.D.

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    Assistant Professor 

    Ph.D. 2008, Juvenile Justice, Prairie View A&M University

    M. S. 2002, Juvenile Forensic Psychology, Prairie View A&M University

    B.S. 2000, Psychology (Sigma cum Laude), Prairie View A&M University

    Dip. Teacher’s Education. 1985, College of Agriculture Science & Education, Jamaica, W.I.

    Juvenile Justice, Juveniles in the Court, Child Abuse and Victimization, Public’s Perception and Attitude Towards the Court, Children and Families of Incarcerated Parents, Human Trafficking 

    Juvenile Delinquency, Criminal Law, Psychology of Criminal Behavior, Minority Groups and the Criminal Justice Systems 

    Walters. N. (2013). Migrant Workers. In Linwood H. Cousins, Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity, Sage Publications ISBN: 9781452287485 

    Walters, N. (2013). Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation In Linwood H. Cousins Encyclopedia of Human Services and Diversity, Sage Publication ISBN 9781452287485

    Higgins, G., Scott, W., Mahoney, M., & Walters, N. (2009).  Race, Ethnicity and Experience: Modeling the public’s perceptions of justice, satisfaction, and attitude toward the courts. Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice, 7 (4), 293 – 310.

    Higgins, G., Scott, W., & Walters, N. (2009). Sex and Experience: Modeling the Public’s Perceptions of Justice, Satisfaction, and Attitude Toward The Courts. American Journal of Criminal Justice, 34, 28-40.

    Camille G., Quarles, T., & Walters, N. (2007). Sexual abuse of minors in Jamaica: Understanding predator, prey, and citizenry. Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice, 5 (2), 109-122.

    Rodney, H. E., Tachia, R. & Walters, N. (2003) Factors influencing the disposition phase of

    processing decision in the juvenile justice system.  The Texas Probation XIX (2), 9 – 1.

    Book Chapter
    Quarles, T; Walters-Jones, N. V. (2012).  Juveniles behind bars. In L Gideon, Special Need Offenders in Correctional Institutions, Sage Publication

    American Society of Criminology

    Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences