Dr. Michele Covington
Michele W. Covington, PhD
Media Building Room Number 314
Sociology/Criminology & Deviance Track,
Criminal Justice, University of South Carolina, 2004
Sociology/Criminal Justice, Lander University, 2002
Areas of SpecialtyPolicing
Selected Published Works
In progress: Covington, M.W. (forthcoming, 2022). Guns in America. San Diego, CA: Cognella Academic Publishing.
Covington, M.W. & Woodard, T. (2019). Killers on Campus: Mass Shootings in Higher Education. In Crew, G.A. & Burton, C.E. (Ed.), Handbook of Research on Mass Shootings and Multiple Victim Violence. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
Covington, M.W. & Dorn, S. (2019). Expectation of Privacy in Criminal Justice. In Marcum, C.D. & Crank, B. (Ed.), Controversial Issues in Criminal Justice. San Diego, CA: Cognella.
Covington, M.W. (2018). Seeing Spartanburg in a New Light, Project Evaluation Report. 50 pp.
Covington, M.W., Huff-Corzine, L., & Corzine, J. (2014). Battered Police: Investigating Personal, Situational, and Geographical Causes of Batteries against Police Officers. Violence and Victims 29(1): 34-52.
Selected Funded Grant Activity
“Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program”
“Creativity: The Missing Piece”
“Public Art Challenge” Competitive Grant
“RISE: Research Initiative for Summer Engagement” Grant (funded)
“Smart Policing Initiative: FY2011 Competitive Grant” (funded)
For a full curriculum vita or more information about any of the activities listed above, please feel free to contact Dr. Covington.