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Marie M. Mele Thomas, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Photo of Marie M. Mele Thomas, Ph.D.

Ph.D., Rutgers University

M.S., American University

B.S., The College of New Jersey

Edison Hall 339B
Courses this Semester
CJ 101-01
CJ 241-01
CJ 498-01HY

Dr. Marie Mele Thomas obtained her PhD in Criminal Justice from Rutgers University.  Before joining academia, Professor Mele Thomas worked for the National Institute of Justice and the Morris County Prosecutor's Office as a victim advocate. Her research on victimization and intimate partner violence has been published in Journal of Family ViolenceJournal of Crime and Justice, and Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management. Dr. Mele Thomas' research interests include intimate partner violence, repeat victimization and victim advocacy.

Research Interests

Intimate partner violence, domestic homicide, repeat victimization