Kevin Borgeson

Professional Details

Title: Associate Professor
Office: HB-308
Phone: 978-542-7128

Spring Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
1122 01 CRJ380 Criminal Profiling
2626 W1 CRJ250 Introduction to Criminal Investigation Procedures
2627 01 CRJ303 Crime and the Elderly
2635 02 CRJ380 Criminal Profiling
4147 01 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, Profiling, and Right Wing Domestic Terrorism


Undergraduate Courses: Criminal Investigation, Bias Crimes, Corrections and Criminal Profiling

Graduate Courses: Advanced Criminal Profiling, Criminological Theory, and Prisons and Jails

Selected Publications


  • Borgeson, Kevin and Robin Valeri. (Forthcoming September, 2017). Skinheads: History, Identity and Culture. Routledge: New York, NY.
  • Valeri, Robin and Kevin Borgeson. (Forthcoming September, 2017). Culture of Hate: Hate Crimes, Motivations and Victims. Carolina Academic Press: Durham, NC.
  • Borgeson,Kevin and Kristen Kuehnle(Eds). (2010). Serial Offenders In Theory and Practice.  Jones and Bartlett Press:Sudbury,MA
  • Borgeson, Kevin and Robin Valeri (Eds). (2009). Terrorism In America. Jones and Barlett Press: Sudbury, MA

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.