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California State University, Long Beach
Department of Criminal Justice

Dr. Tracy Tolbert

Full-Time Lecturer in Criminology and Criminal Justice


Ph.D -- University of Southern California (Sociology)
M.A. -- University of Southern California (Sociology)
B.S. -- Indiana University, South Bend (General Studies)

Statement of Professional Engagement:

Dr. Tolbert's areas of expertise include criminology, sex, and gender. She is particularly interested in exploring the facilitators and barriers affecting the way women report sex crimes related to various forms of predatory criminal behavior and victim/survivor response patterns.

Research Interests

  • Sex and gender issues in criminology and victimology
  • Stalking and other forms of predatory behaviors
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Direct Dial Phone: (562) 985-4742

Office Location:  Engineering Technology (ET) 256


Classes Dr. Tolbert Teaches at CSULB

  • CRJU 101: Criminal Justice System in Society
  • CRJU 304: Criminological Theory
  • CRJU 401: Victimology
  • CRJU 402: Crime and Inequality
  • CRJU 450: Domestic Violence and the Criminal Justice System
  • CRJU 490: Special Topic: Women and the Criminal Justice System