Criminal Justice & Criminology
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences

Jonathan Grubb

Statesboro Campus

Office: Carroll Building – Room 1091

Phone: (912) 478-7351

Email: JGrubb@georgiasouthern.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Biography

Dr. Grubb is an assistant professor and academic advisor to the Justice Studies Club in the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at Georgia Southern University. He received his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State University in 2015 during which time he worked with the Crime Victims Institute to investigate victimization within Texas.

He currently conducts research on the spatiotemporal clustering of crime, victimization of vulnerable populations, perceptions and attitudes of professionals working with victims of domestic violence as well as human trafficking, and arson within urban environments. His research has been published in the Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Crime & Delinquency, the Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Trends in Organized Crime, International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, Security Journal, as well as Victims and Offenders. Currently, Dr. Grubb and Dr. Chad Posick are working on Streaming criminology: Theory and justice through the lens of popular TV shows, which utilizes modern television shows as a frame for understanding criminological theory.

Education

Ph.D., Criminal Justice (2015)
Sam Houston State University

M.S.C.J., Criminal Justice (2011)
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

B.S., Sociology (2009)
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Courses Taught

Undergraduate – Comparative Criminal Justice Systems, Comparative World Criminal Justice Systems, Criminology, Gangs and Society, Introduction To Criminal Justice, Juvenile Gangs, Popular Culture & Justice, Research Methods, and Social Deviance

Graduate – Advanced Research Methods II, Advanced Statistical, Techniques I, Advanced Statistical Techniques II, Independent Study – Gender & Crime, Juvenile Justice Statistics Lab, Victim, Crime, and Society, and Victimization And The Criminal Justice System

Research

Books

Grubb, J. A. & Posick, C. (Under Contract). Streaming criminology: Theory and justice through the lens of popular TV shows. New York, NY: New York University Press.

Journal Articles

Grubb, J. A., & Muftić, L. R. (2017). A comparative analysis of domestic violence shelter staff perceptions regarding barriers to services in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the United States. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/0306624X17739559

Grubb, J. A., Muftić, L. R., & Deljkić, I. (2016). An exploratory analysis of prosecutorial attitudes of sex trafficking in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Trends In Organized Crime, 19(2), 175-194.

Grubb, J. A., & Nobles, M. R. (2016). A spatiotemporal analysis of arson. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 53(1), 66-92.

Awards & Honors

2017 – Faculty Development Committee, Georgia Southern University ($3,137).

2017 – Campus Life Enrichment Committee Funding Opportunity, Georgia Southern University ($2,800).

2016 – Campus Life Enrichment Committee Funding Opportunity, Georgia Southern University ($3,750).

2013 – Rolando, Josefa and Jocelyn del Carmen Criminal Justice Scholarship, College of Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University.

2012/2013 – Doctoral Summer Fellowship, College of Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University.

Last updated: 9/8/2020

Department of Criminal Justice & Criminology

PO Box 8105 Statesboro, GA 30460 • Statesboro 912-478-8007 • Armstrong 912-344-3500cjcrim@georgiasouthern.edu