Faculty Profile

Dr. Robert M. Keeton, Program Director and Assistant Professor

Phone: 423.869.6906
Office: Avery Hall 300

Education and Background

    Bachelor of Science in Police Administration, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY (2001)

    Ten years of law enforcement experience with the Richmond Police Department (KY) and the Panama City Police Department (FL)

    Former police Field Training Officer, police academy instructor, Traffic Homicide Investigator, and firearms instructor

Research and Teaching Areas

    Research Interests:
    Research and Teaching interests include:

    - Atrocity crime (e.g. genocide, crimes against humanity, and political violence)
    - Law enforcement ethics and police misconduct
    - Drugs and drug policy
    - Restorative justice
    - Criminological and sociological theory
    - Historical criminology
    - Narrative criminology

Scholarly Highlights