Sara Evans, PhD

  • Assistant Professor, Criminology & Criminal Justice
  • 8/3/2016 (QM)

Sara Z. Evans is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice at the University of West Florida.  Her research interests include juvenile delinquency, the effect of parental socialization on behavior problems in children, social disorganization theory, and quantitative methodologies.  She is also interested in studying pedagogical techniques such as the use of high-impact practices to improve student outcomes. Most recently, her work has focused on outcomes for juveniles raised by grandparents and new applications of social disorganization theory.