Kevin Borgeson

Professional Details

Title: Associate Professor
Office: HB-308
Phone: 978-542-7128
Email: kevin.borgeson@salemstate.edu

Summer Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
1178 01 CRJ712 Criminal Profiling of Violent Offenders
1652 12 CRJ520 Internship in Criminal Justice
1870 D11 CRJ530 Directed Study in Criminal Justice

Professional Biography

 I earned my Ph.D. in Sociology from Northeastern University in 2001. I also hold a Master's degree in Sociology from Northeastern University and a bachelor's degree in Sociology from Bridgewater State College.

Professional Interests

Serial Offenders and Profiling

Responsibilities

Undergraduate Courses Criminal Investigation, Corrections and Criminal Profiling

Selected Publications

Books

  • Borgeson,Kevin and Kristen Kuehnle(Eds). (2010). Serial Offenders In Theory and Practice.  Jones and Bartlett Press:Sudbury,MA.
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  • Articles 
  • Borgeson, Kevin and Robin Valeri. “Gay Skins: Negotiating a Gay Identity in a Culture of Traditional Masculinity”. Journal of Men’s Studies. (Winter) 2015.
  • Kilburn, John, Steven Costanza, Eric Metchik and Kevin Borgeson. “Policing Terror Threats and False Positives:Employing a Signal Detection Model to Examine Changes in National and Local Policing Strategy Between 2001-2007”. Security Journal. (Fall) 2009.
  • Borgeson, Kevin and Robin Valeri. “Enemy Of My Enemy Is My Friend.  Journal of Behavioral Sciences. (October) 2006.

Selected Presentations

 Police Discretion and Misdemeanors. Paper Presented at the ACJS. March 17, 2007.

Does the Nose Know? Examining the impact of scent identification on juror decisions. Paper presented at the meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Baltimore, MD. March, 2006.

Impression management tactics of college athletes. Poster presented at the meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA. March 10-12, 2005.