Faculty Directory » Elizabeth Walsh

Behavioral Sciences

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2017
Wednesday 1:30-3:00pm
Thursday 11:00am-12:30pm

Office Information:

Room Number: McKay Room 230
Phone: 978-665-3601
Email: ewalsh@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Introduction to Criminal Justice (CJ 1000)
Principles & Practices of Policing (CJ 2050)
Correctional Theory & Practice (CJ 2650)
Community Based Corrections (CJ 3300)
Introduction to the Legal Process (CJ 2270)
Criminal Law (CJ 2550)
Correctional Law (CJ 2500)
Crime on Television (Prime Time Crime)
Internship Seminar (CJ 49XX)
Criminal Justice Colloquium

Education:

Ph.D. Criminal Justice, University at Albany
J.D. University of Wyoming College of Law
M.L.S. University at Albany
B.A. Accounting (with Honors), Northern Michigan University

Research Interests:

Sex offender registration and community notification
Death penalty issues
Indigent defense

Current Projects:

Dissertation: Inter-rater Reliability of Multi-Factor and Offense-Based Risk Assessment of Sex Offenders

Representative Publications:

Legal and Ethical Issues Related to the Mental Health Treatment of Incarcerated Persons in Correctional Psychology: Practice, Programming, and Administration, Schwartz, ed., Kingston, N.J.: Civic Research Institute, 2003, at 6-1.

Supplement: Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification Laws: A Megan's Law Sourcebook. With Fred Cohen, with assistance from Brian Flaherty. Kingston, N.J.: Civic Research Institute, 2001.

Supplement: Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification Laws: A Megan's Law Sourcebook. With Fred Cohen and Brian M. Flaherty. Kingston, N.J.: Civic Research Institute, 2000.

Sex Offenders in Our Midst: The Legal Implications. From the Symposium in Criminal Justice, Fitchburg State College, May 13, 1999. Spring 2000.

A Civil Commitment of Sexually Violent Predators, A Update on Megan's Law,and Non-Hendricks-Related Constitutional Challenges to Sexually Violent Predator Statutes in The Sex Offender: Theoretical Advances, Treating Special Populations and Legal Developments (Vol. III). With Brian Flaherty. Schwartz and Cellini, eds., Kingston, N.J.: Civic Research Institute, 1999.

Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification Laws: A Megan's Law Sourcebook. Coauthored with Fred Cohen, with assistance from Brian M. Flaherty. Kingston, N.J.: Civic Research Institute, October 1998.

Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification - Megan's Laws in The Sex Offender: New Insights, Treatment Innovations and Legal Developments (Vol. II), Schwartz and Cellini, eds., Kingston, N.J.: Civic Research Institute, 1997, at 24-1.

"Corrections Law: Parolees, Substance Abuse and the Americans with Disabilities Act." 31(4) Criminal Law Bulletin 341 (July/August 1995).

Professional Affiliations:

Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
American Bar Association
Massachusetts Bar Association
Northern Worcester County Bar Association