University of Alaska Anchorage

  • 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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Leading Alaska toward a safer, healthier, and more just society

 

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Academics

 

Research

  • What is cybercrime? JUST A490 University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center

    New course for Summer 2021!

    Cybercrime (JUST A490)

    In this course, we'll examine how technology has affected criminal behavior. We'll cover various topics of cybercrime, including online fraud, hacking, cyberbullying, cyberpornography, cybersecurity and cyberterrorism.

    Instructor: Yeungjeom Lee
    Delivery: Online
    Questions we'll explore:

    What is cybercrime?
    How does technology affect criminal behavior?
    What is the role of government in securing cyberspace?

Contact Us

Phone: (907) 786-1810

Fax: (907) 786-7777

Email:  uaa.justice@alaska.edu

Address: 
Justice Center
University of Alaska Anchorage
PSB Suite 234,
3211 Providence Drive

AnchorageAK 99508


 

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What's Next?

We've asked recent Justice Center graduates what their plans were after graduation. Here's what they had to say:

  • Portrait of Gloria Miller

    "After graduation, I plan to continue working as a paralegal. I have also applied for law school and hope to attend in the fall of 2021!"

    — Gloria Miller
    BA Legal Studies, Justice Minor, Fall 2020

  • Portrait of Shawna Lee

    "They say doors open with a degree. My immediate plans are to see what's out there, hopefully in the justice field. Long-term goals depend on those immediate plans and I am hoping that whatever it is, I am happy and made a difference."

    — Shawna Lee
    BA Justice, Fall 2020

  • Portrait of Alexander Choi

    "Joining the Anchorage Police Department."

    — Alexander Choi
    BA Justice, Fall 2020