Faculty Profile for Dr. H Jaymi Michell Elsass

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Dr. H Jaymi Michell Elsass
Lecturer — School of Criminal Justice
HINE 117
phone: (512) 245-6594

Biography Section

Teaching Interests

Developing new courses

Research Interests

Juvenile Justice
Fear of Crime
Moral Panics
Criminological Theory
Delinquency and Conformity
Media and Crime

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Schildkraut, J., Elsass, H. J. M., & Meredith, K. D. (2017). Mass shootings and the media: Why all events are not created equal. Journal of Crime & Justice. https://doi.org/10.1080/0735648X.2017.1284689
  • Schildkraut, J., & Elsass, H. J. M. (2016). Mass shootings: Media, myths, and realities. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger.
  • Schildkraut, J., & Elsass, H. J. M. (2016). The influence of media on public attitudes. In L. Wilson (Ed.), The Wiley handbook of the psychology of mass shootings. Oxford, UK: Wiley.
  • Schildkraut, J., Elsass, H. J. M., & McKenna, J. M. (2016). Faculty, staff, and students’ perceptions of the University’s emergency notification system and related training protocols. SUNY–Oswego’s Office of Emergency Management.
  • Elsass, H. J. M., McKenna, J. M., & Schildkraut, J. (2016). Rethinking crisis communications on campus: An evaluation of faculty and staff perceptions about emergency notification systems. Journal of Homeland Security & Emergency Management, 13(3), 329.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Chi Alpha National Honors Society Favorite Professor Award. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Choice Award of 2016 Outstanding Academic Title, American Library Association. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activities. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Professor of the Year, Non-Traditional Student Organization. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Student Paper Award, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Student Affairs Committee. 2014

Selected Service Activities

Member
Round Rock Faculty Speaker Series Selection Committee
2017-Present
Member
Representative for Texas State University Round Rock at the Round Rock Chamber of Commerce Meetings
August 2017-Present
Other
School of Criminal Justice
2015-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Justice Quarterly
2019
Reviewer / Referee
Social Justice
2019-2019