College of Arts & Sciences Criminal Justice

Yumi Suzuki

Yumi Suzuki
Assistant Professor
Criminal Justice, College of Arts & Sciences
UD Dakota Hall 129
Phone: 605-677-6547
Dr. Suzuki joined the faculty in the fall, 2011, after receiving her Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from SUNY Albany in New York. She worked in the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services for 8 years while completing her PhD. Her current research projects include victims of human trafficking in rural America and the college student's perception of sexual violence and helpfulness of campus resources.
Teaching Interests:
Victimology, Criminology, Criminal Behavior, Comparative Criminology,
Research Interests:
Victims of Sex Trafficking, Mental Health and Crime, Crime & Justice in Japan, Criminal Justice Education
  • Ph D, Criminal Justice, University at Albany, SUNY, 2011
  • MA, Administration of Justice, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 2001
  • BA, Psychology, Southern Oregon University, 1994