Ph.D., Rutgers University
M.S., American University
B.S., The College of New Jersey
- Courses this Semester
- CJ 101-01
Dr. Marie Mele obtained her PhD in Criminal Justice from Rutgers University. Before joining academia, Professor Mele 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 Violence, Journal of Crime and Justice, and Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management. Dr. Mele's research interests include intimate partner violence, repeat victimization and victim advocacy.
- Research Interests
Intimate partner violence, domestic homicide, repeat victimization