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Shannon PhaneufAssociate Professor

Office: Wilson Hall, G-18

Office Phone: 724-357-5606



PhD Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland, 2006
MA Criminology and Criminal Justice, University of Maryland, 1998
BA Sociology and Criminal Justice, Youngstown State University, 1994

Areas of interest

School violence and security, criminological theory, corrections, crime prevention


Dr. Phaneuf has been a part of the IUP faculty since 2006. Her current research interests include the use of school security devices on student fear, bonding, and school climate. She is the current coordinator of the Indiana campus masters program and is the faculty advisor for Alpha Phi Sigma, the National Criminal Justice Honor Society. She serves on the University Senate and the University Judicial Board. She has recently published a book entitled School Security: Its Effects on Students with LFB Scholarly Publishing.

  • Criminology and Criminal Justice Department
  • Wilson Hall, Room 200
    411 North Walk
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2720
  • Fax: 724-357-4018
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.