Jaclyn Schildkraut

Title: Assistant Professor of Public Justice

Education: Ph.D., Texas State University

Area(s) of Specialty or Practice: Mass Murder and Homicide; School Shootings; Media Studies; Criminological Theories. 

Courses Taught: PBJ 101, PBJ 201 

Publications:

Peer Reviewed Journal Publications

Schildkraut, Jaclyn and Glenn W. Muschert. (2014, Forthcoming). "Media Salience and the Framing of Mass Murder in Schools: A Comparison of the Columbine and Sandy Hook School Massacres." Homicide Studies, 18(1). (Special Issue: Mass Murder)

Schildkraut, Jaclyn and Elizabeth Erhardt Mustaine. (Forthcoming). "Movin', But Not Up To The East Side: Foreclosures and Social Disorganization in Orange County, FL." Housing Studies. doi: 10.1080/02673037.2014.848263

Schildkraut, Jaclyn and Glenn W. Muschert. (Forthcoming). "The Usual Suspects: Violent Media, Guns, and Mental Illness." Fast Capitalism, 10(1). [Dual publication in journal and edited book]

Schildkraut, Jaclyn and Tiffany Cox Hernandez. (2013, Forthcoming). "Laws That Bit The Bullet: A Review of Legislative Responses to School Shootings." American Journal of Criminal Justice. doi: 10.1007/s12103-013-9214-6

Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2013). "An Inmate's Right To Die: Legal and Ethical Considerations in Death Row Volunteering." Criminal Justice Studies: A Critical Journal of Crime, Law and Society, 26(2), 139-150.Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2012). "Media and Massacre: A Comparative Analysis of the Reporting of the 2007 Virginia Tech Shootings." Fast Capitalism, 9(1). Available at http://www.uta.edu/huma/agger/fastcapitalism/9_1/schildkraut9_1.html.Schildkraut, Jaclyn and Amy Donley. (2012). "Murder in Black: A Media Distortion Analysis of 2010 Homicides in Baltimore." Homicide Studies, 16(2), 175-196.

Peer Reviewed Book Chapters

Schildkraut, Jaclyn, H. Jaymi Elsass, and Glenn W. Muschert. (Forthcoming). "Satirizing Mass Murder: What Many Think, Yet Few Will Say," in Lisa Eargle (ed.) Gun Violence in American Life. Lanham, MD: University Press of America.

Schildkraut, Jaclyn and Glenn W. Muschert. (Forthcoming). "The Usual Suspects: Violent Media, Guns, and Mental Illness," in Ben Agger and Tim Luke (eds.) Gun Violence and Public Life (pp. 61-80). Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers. [Dual publication in journal and edited book]

Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2012). "The Remote Is Controlled By The Monster: Issues of Mediatized Violence and School Shootings" in Glenn W. Muschert and Johanna Sumiala (eds.) School Shootings: Mediatized Violence in a Global Age (pp. 235-258). Bingley, United Kingdom: Emerald Publishing Group Limited.

Book Reviews
Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2013, July). Real-Life Monsters: A Psychological Examination of the Serial Murderer. Book review for Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Books, Rutgers University. Available at http://clcjbooks.rutgers.edu/books/real-life-monsters.html.

Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2013, May). Beyond Cold Blood: The KBI from Ma Barker to BTK. Book review for Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Books, Rutgers University. Available at http://clcjbooks.rutgers.edu/books/beyond_cold_blood.html.

Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2012, September). Serial killers: Psychiatry, criminology, responsibility. Book review for Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Books, Rutgers University. Available at http://clcjbooks.rutgers.edu/books/serial_killers.html.

Encyclopedia Entries
Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2014, Forthcoming). "Embezzelment." Article for Encyclopedia of Social Deviance, edited by Heith Copes & Craig J. Forsyth.

Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2013). "The Presentation and Effects of Violent Content in News." Article for Encyclopedia of Media Violence, edited by Matt S. Eastin.

Schildkraut, Jaclyn. (2013). "Mortgage-backed securities." Article for Encyclopedia of White-Collar and Corporate Crime (2nd ed.), edited by Lawrence M. Salinger and J. Geoffrey Golson.

Manuscripts Under Review
Elsass, H. Jaymi, Jaclyn Schildkraut, and Mark Stafford. "Breaking News of Social Problems: Examining Media Effects and Panic Over School Shootings." Submitted to Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media. (Submitted October 17, 2013)

Schildkraut, Jaclyn and Mark Stafford. "Researching Professionals or Professional Researchers? A Comparison of Professional Doctorates and Ph.D. Programs in Criminology & Criminal Justice." Submitted to American Journal of Criminal Justice. (Submitted October 17, 2013)

Schildkraut, Jaclyn, H. Jaymi Elsass, and Mark Stafford. "Could It Happen Here? Moral Panics, School Shootings, and Fear of Crime Among College Students." Submitted to Crime, Law and Social Change. (Submitted August 6, 2013)