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Michael Reisig

Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 4420
Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 4420
Biography

Michael D. Reisig is a professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Arizona State University. He earned his Ph.D. from Washington State University in 1996. Prior to joining the ASU faculty in 2008, Reisig held faculty appointments at Michigan State University (1996-2004) and Florida State University (2004-2008). He is the Co-Principal Investigator on the Department of Health and Human Services funded study “Perceptions of Scienitifc Misconduct in the Natural and Social Sciences.” He currently is a member of both the National Crime Victimization Technical Review Panel.

Research Interests
  • Victimization
  • Legal psychology
  • Social control
  • Measurement
Publications
  • Clear, Todd, Michael D. Reisig, and George Cole. American Corrections. (2016).
  • Todd Clear, George Cole, Michael D. Reisig and Carolyn Petrosino. American Corrections in Brief. (2015).
  • Holtfreter, Kristy, Michael D. Reisig, Daniel P. Mears and Scott E. Wolfe. FINAL REPORT: Financial Exploitation of the Elderly in a Consumer Context. National Institute of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice (2014).
  • Reisig, Michael D., Justice Tankebe and Gorazd Meško. Compliance with the Law in Slovenia: The Role of Procedural Justice and Police Legitimacy. European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research (2014).
  • Reisig, Michael D. and Robert J. Kane. The Oxford Handbook of Police and Policing. (2014).
  • Reisig, Michael D. and Kristy Holtfreter. Shopping Fraud Victimization among the Elderly. Journal of Financial Crime (2013).
  • Reisig, Michael D., Justice Tankebe and Gorazd Meško. Compliance with the Law in Slovenia: The Role of Procedural Justice and Police Legitimacy. European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research (2013).
  • Clear, Todd, George Cole and Michael D. Reisig. American Corrections. (2013).
  • Reisig, Michael D., Justice Tankebe, and Gorazd Meško. Procedural Justice, Police Legitimacy, and Public Cooperation with the Police among Young Slovene Adults. Journal of Criminal Justice and Security (2012).
  • Reisig, Michael D., Scott E. Wolfe, and Travis C. Pratt. Low Self-Control and the Religiosity-Crime Relationship. Criminal Justice and Behavior (2012).
  • Reisig, Michael D. and Travis C. Pratt. Low Self-Control and Imprudent Behavior Revisited. Deviant Behavior (2011).
  • Reisig, Michael D., Scott E. Wolfe and Kristy Holtfreter. Legal Cynicism, Legitimacy, and Criminal Offending: The Non-Confounding Effect of Low Self-Control. Criminal Justice and Behavior (2011).
  • Michael D Reisig. Community and Problem-Oriented Policing. The Oxford Handbook on Crime and Criminal Justice (2011).
Research Activity
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
CRJ 526Theories of Crime Causation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
CRJ 501Seminar in Criminal Justice
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
CRJ 308Advanced Criminological Theory
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
CRJ 526Theories of Crime Causation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
CRJ 598Special Topics
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
CRJ 526Theories of Crime Causation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
CRJ 598Special Topics
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 225Introduction to Criminology
CRJ 590Reading and Conference
CRJ 592Research
CRJ 598Special Topics
Presentations
  • Pratt, Travis, Jillian Turanovic, Michael D. Reisig, & Alex Piquero. Structural Constraints, Risky Lifestyles, and Repeat Victimization. The 70th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, San Francisco, CA (Nov 2014).
  • Wattanaporn, Katelyn & Michael D. Reisig. Low Self-Control and Violent Victimization: The Mediating Effect of Risky Lifestyles. The 70th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, San Francisco, CA (Nov 2014).
  • Michael D Reisig. "Police and Community: The View from Both Directions". The 70th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, November 2014, San Francisco, CA (Nov 2014).
  • Holtfreter, Kristy, Michael D. Reisig, & Jillian J. Turanovic. The Consequences of Victimization in Late Adulthood: An Examination of the Direct and Conditional Effects of Depression on Social Isolation. The 14th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Criminology, Prague, Czech Republic (Sep 2014).
  • Reisig, Michael D. Measuring Police Legitimacy: The Construct Validity and Predictive Accuracy of Competing Scales. The 10th Criminal Justice and Security in Central and Eastern Europe Conference, University of Marib (Sep 2014).
  • Holtfreter, Kristy and Michael D. Reisig. Risky Remote Purchasing and Identity Theft among the Elderly. The 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Atlanta, GA (Nov 2013).
  • Mears, Daniel, Michael D. Reisig, Samuel Scaggs and Kristy Holtfreter. Awareness among the Elderly of Efforts to Reduce Fraud Victimization. The 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Atlanta, GA (Nov 2013).
  • Wolfe, Scott, Michael D. Reisig and Kristy Holtfreter. Opportunity, Offending, and Crime-Analogous Outcomes in Late Life: General Routines or Domain-Specific Opportunities?. The 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Atlanta, GA (Nov 2013).
  • Holtfreter, Kristy and Michael D. Reisig. Financial Exploitation in a Consumer Context. Senior $cams Conference (Oct 2013).
  • Turanovic, Jillian and Michael D. Reisig. Gendered Pathways and Violent Victimization. The 68th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Chicago, IL (Nov 2012).
  • Reisig, Michael D. and Kristy Holtfreter. Shopping Fraud Victimization among the Elderly. The 68th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Chicago, IL (Nov 2012).
  • Reisig, Michael D., Kristy Holtfreter, Daniel P. Mears and Scott E. Wolfe. Financial Victimization of the Elderly in a Consumer Context: Some Preliminary Findings. The 67rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Washington, D.C (Nov 2011).
Service
  • Criminology, Editorial Advisory Board Member (2015 - Present)
  • The Fraud Taxonomy Working Group, Invited member (2015 - Present)
  • Journal of Experimental Criminology, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • National Crime Victimization Survey Technical Review Panel, Invited member (2014 - Present)
  • Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Journal of Criminal Justice and Security, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Social Science Quarterly, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Criminology and Public Policy, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Criminal Justice and Behavior, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, Guest reviewer (2014 - Present)
  • ASU / Downtown Devil, Interviewed about the NIJ-funded elderly fraud study (2013 - Present)
  • Criminal Justice and Behavior, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Criminal Justice and Behavior, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Child Development, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Sociological Spectrum, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Journal of Drug Issues, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Guest reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • Criminal Justice and Behavior, Guest reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Justice Quarterly, Guest reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Law and Society Review, Guest reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Journal of Drug Issues, Guest reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategy and Management, Guest reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2012 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2011 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2011 - Present)
  • Journal of Drug Issues, Guest reviewer (2011 - Present)
  • Criminology, Guest reviewer (2011 - Present)
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice, Guest reviewer (2011 - Present)
  • Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Guest reviewer (2011 - Present)
  • Encanto Palmcroft Security Corporation, Board Member (2010 - Present)
  • Criminology and Public Policy, Editorial Board Member (2008 - Present)
  • Criminology, Editorial Advisory Board Member (2008 - Present)
  • Journal of Drug Issues, Editorial Board Member (2004 - Present)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / Executive Committee, Chair (2014 - 2015)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / Promotion and Tenure Committee, Member (2014 - 2015)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / Faculty Search Committee, Member (2013 - 2015)
  • Oxford University Press, Proposal Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • University of Maryland, External Promotion Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • Northeastern University, External Promotion Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / Executive Committee, Member (2013 - 2014)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / PhD Comprehensive Exam Committee, Chair of the Justice System Subcommittee (2013 - 2014)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / Promotion and Tenure Committee, Member (2012 - 2014)
  • University of Massachusetts at Lowell, External Promotion Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • The True Impact of Fraud -- A Roundtable of Experts, Invited participant (2014 - 2014)
  • Criminology and Public Policy, Editorial Board Member (2008 - 2014)
  • Michigan State University / External Promotion Reviewer, Case Reviewer (2013 - 2013)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / 2013 United Way Campaign, Unit Representative (2013 - 2013)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / Executive Committee, Member (2012 - 2013)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / PhD Comprehensive Exam Committee, Member (2012 - 2013)
  • Police Quarterly, Editorial Board Member (2008 - 2012)
  • Northeastern University / External Promotion Reviewer, Case Reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • College of Public Programs (ASU) / Personnel Committee, Chair (2011 - 2012)
  • SCCJ (ASU) / Executive Committee, Member (2011 - 2012)
  • American Society of Criminology / Michael J. Hindelang Award Selection Committee, Member (2011 - 2011)
  • American Society of Criminology / Student Affairs Committee, Member (2011 - 2011)
  • Center for Violence Prevention & Community Safety / Advisory Board, Member (2011 - 2011)
  • George Mason University / External Promotion Reviewer, Case Reviewer (2011 - 2011)
  • Sam Houston State University / External Promotion Reviewer, Case Reviewer (2011 - 2011)
  • College of Public Programs (ASU) / Personnel Committee, Member (2010 - 2011)