Dr. Edward Powers

Chair of the Department and Associate Professor of Sociology and Criminology


Irby Hall 306E

(501) 450-5694

Educational Background

Ph.D. University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

M.A. University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

B.A. University of Tulsa

Specialty Fields


Juvenile Delinquency

Undergraduate Research

Research Interests


Deviance and Social Control

Juvenile Development and Delinquency

Current focus

Crime and Social Change

Electronic Data Management

Program Evaluation and Analysis

Semester Schedule and Office Hours: Spring 2017 SCA Schedule