Dr. Erika Frenzel

  • Erika FrenzelProfessor and Doctoral TA Mentor

    Office: Wilson Hall, Room 208

    Office Phone: 724-357-5604

    Email: e.frenzel@iup.edu

    Degrees/Schools

    PhD Criminal Justice, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2005
    MA Criminal Justice, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2000
    BA Criminal Justice, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 1997

    Areas of Interest

    Criminal Court System, Sentencing Outcomes, Sentencing Disparity, Drug Courts, Women and the Criminal Justice System, Quantitative Analysis, Media Portrayal of Crime

    Biography

    Erika Frenzel has been a part of the IUP faculty since 2004. She is the doctoral coordinator for the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice. Her current research interests include methodological issues in sentencing research, prosecutorial disparity, sentencing, and media portrayal of crime.