Dr. Janet K. Wilson

Professor of Sociology and Criminology


Irby Hall 306F

(501) 450-5580

Office Hours:  By appointment

Educational Background

Ph.D. University of Nebraska-Lincoln

M.S. University of Central Arkansas

B.S. University of Central Arkansas

Specialty Fields


Gender Studies


Research Interests

  Domestic Violence
  Arkansas Victims of Crime
  Women’s Involvement in e-Entrepreneurship

Current Focus

  Examining women’s empowerment through e-entrepreneurship in Bangladesh.
  Updating chapters on Arkansas courts, corrections, and crime victims for co-authored book Arkansas’s Criminal Justice System, 2nd edition.