Faculty Profile for Dr. Christine S Sellers

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Dr. Christine S Sellers
School Director - Professor — School of Criminal Justice
HINE 122
phone: (512) 245-3341

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Wagers, S. M., Wareham, J., & Sellers, C. S. (n.d.). Testing the Validity of an Internal Power Theory of Interpersonal Violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.
  • Brewer, K., Cochran, J., Powers, R., & Sellers, C. S. (n.d.). Intimate Partner Violence and the Capacity and Desire for Self-Control. Deviant Behavior. https://doi.org/10.1080/01639625.2018.1438066
  • Cochran, J. K., Maskaly, J., Jones, S., & Sellers, C. S. (2017). “Using Structural Equations to Model Akers’’ Social Learning Theory with Data on Intimate Partner Violence,".” Crime and Delinquency, 63, 39–60.
  • Powers, R., Cochran, J., Maskaly, J., & Sellers, C. S. (n.d.). Social Learning Theory, Gender, and Intimate Partner Violent Victimization: A Structural Equations Approach. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260517710486
  • Akers, R. L., Sellers, C. S., & Jennings, W. G. (2016). Criminological  Theories: Introduction, Evaluation, and Application, 7th edition. New York: Oxford University Press.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Mentor of the Year, Student Affairs Committee, American Society of Criminology. 1995
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Teaching Incentive Program Award, University of South Florida. 1995
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Student Paper Competition, Southern Gerontological Society. 1986

Selected Grants

  • Sellers, Christine S (Principal). “Battering in Dating Relationships”, University of South Florida, $4226. (Funded: April 1994 - April 1995). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Tenure and Promotion College Review Group, College of Applied Arts
Editorial Review Board Member
Women and Criminal Justice
Editorial Review Board Member
Crime and Delinquency
Mentor Award Committee, American Society of Criminology
Reviewer / Referee
Women and Criminal Justice