Professor Kevin Borgeson

Professional Details


Office:HB 308

Phone:978 542 7128

Email:kborgeson@salemstate.edu

Biography


I am presently an Assistant Professor at Salem State College where I teach undergraduate and graduate courses in criminal justice. I've been teaching at Salem State College in the Criminal Justice Department for one year after teaching 5 years at St. Bonaventure University in NY. I earned by Ph.D. in Sociology from Northeastern University in 1991. I also hold a Master's degree in Sociology from Northeastern University and a bachelor's degree in Sociology from Bridgewater State College.

Research Interests


Teaching


Undergraduate Courses

Graduate Courses

Publications

Borgeson, Kevin.Culture and Identity Among Skinhead Women. Michigan Sociological Review, Volume 17 (Fall) 2003.

Borgeson, Kevin and Robin Valeri. Faces of Hate. Journal of Applied Sociology. (Fall) 2004.

Valeri, Robin and Kevin Borgeson. Identifying the Face of Hate. Journal of Applied Sociology. (Spring) 2005.

Borgeson, Kevin and Robin Valeri. Examining Differences in Skinhead Ideology and Culture through an Analysis of Skinhead Websites. Michigan Sociological Review. Volume 19 (Fall) 2005.

Borgeson, Kevin and Robin Valeri. Enemy Of My Enemy Is My Friend. Journal of Behavioral Sciences.


Presentation

Police Discretion and Misdemeanors. Paper Presented at the ACJS. March 17, 2007.

Does the Nose Know? Examining the impact of scent identification on juror decisions. Paper presented at the meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD. March, 2006.

The Future of Research on Hate Groups in America. International Convention on Hate Crimes. Boston, Massachusetts April 1-2, 2005.

Impression management tactics of college athletes. Poster presented at the meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA. March 10-12, 2005.

The Rhetoric of Skinheads: Recruiters for Hate. MLA conference New Orleans, December 28, 2001.

Cyberhate: A Plenary Session on Hate Groups and the Internet. NESA Spring Conference, April 2001.

Rude Boys, Rebels and Racists: An Examination of Skinhead Subculture. Center for Millennial Studies, Boston University, Fall Conference, 2000.


Police Trainings

Advanced Blood Stain Evidence Analysis. Salem Police Department. January 20, 2007.

Introduction to Blood Stain Evidence Analysis. Salem Police Department. December 13, 2006.

Applying Behavioral Evidence Analysis. Cattaraugus County Sheriffs Department. February 2, 2006.

Investigating Abduction Cases. Sheriffs Academy of Chautauqua County. April 15, 2005.