Office: Wilson Hall, Room G-20
Office Phone: 724-357-5978
BA in Psychology from Penn StateMA in Sociology from Edinboro University of PennsylvaniaPhD in Sociology from Kent State University
Dr. Fitch joined the Criminology Department faculty in
Her work has focused on the gendered nature of shame as a mechanism of social
control in offending and conformity. Her research interests include gender and crime,
prostitution, gender differences in the effects of incarceration, and the application
of geographic information systems for criminology.