Justice Center

We are a teaching and research unit offering academic programs in Justice and Legal Studies. Our faculty are engaged in cutting-edge research in justice issues including the courts, corrections, policing, recidivism, violence against women, and substance abuse.

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Justice Center

UAA Justice Center

Our vision: Leading Alaska toward a safer, healthier, and more just society.

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Violence against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men

Violence against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men

Dr. André Rosay, Justice Center Director, published the article "Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men" in the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Journal. The article summarizes key findings from Dr. Rosay's recent NIJ report Violence against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men: 2010 Findings from the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey. Dr. Rosay has recently been presenting a number of seminars and briefings on findings from the research project.


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Our mission

The UAA Justice Center, established by the Alaska legislature in 1975, has a mandate to provide statewide justice‐related education, research, and service. The Justice Center is an interdisciplinary unit that provides undergraduate, graduate, and professional education; conducts research in the areas of crime, law, and justice; and provides service to government units, justice agencies, and community organizations throughout urban and rural Alaska to promote a safe, healthy, and just society.

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Justice Center
University of Alaska Anchorage
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
United States
Tel: (907) 786-1810
Fax:  (907) 786-7777
E-mail:  uaa_justice@uaa.alaska.edu

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