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Noel Otu

Dr. Noel Otu

Dr. Noel Otu
Associate Professor
Criminal Justice




Noel Otu is an Associate Professor at the University of Texas at Brownsville. He received a Ph. D., in Criminology and Criminal Justice from The Florida State University. His research interest revolves mainly around work-place violence, Police Violence and Police Administration. His most recent work has appeared in the International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice; The Justice Professional; Journal of Nigerian Affairs; The Police Journal; African Journal of Criminology & Justice Studies; International Journal of Police Science & Management and Law Enforcement Executive Forum.


Ph.D., Florida State University
M.A., Government and Sociology, Texas Women's University
B.A., Criminal Justice, Chadron State University

CV/VITAE: Otu Vitae

Classes Taught:

CRIJ 3315 Legal Aspects of Evidence for Law Enforcement
CRIJ 4312 Principles of Law Enforcement Supervision
CRIJ 4313 Seminar of Issues in Law Enforcement
CRIJ 4320 Criminal Justice Organization and Management
CRIJ 4370 Senior Seminar in Policy Issues

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Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Criminal Justice and Liability Insurance
Culture and Crime
Punishment and Culture

Previous Experience:

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