Eastern Michigan University
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Jennifer M. Hatten-Flisher, MA, Eastern Michigan University, 1999

Lecturer II


Areas of Expertise

Popular Culture; Gender, Race, and Class Issues; Media Crime Myths; Critical Criminology Theory; Political Sociology; Violence Against Women


Jennifer Hatten-Flisher (MA, Eastern Michigan University 1999) is a Lecturer II in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology. She has been teaching criminology and sociology courses at Eastern Michigan University since 1999. Prior to becoming a lecturer in the department, Ms. Hatten-Flisher was awarded a full graduate assistantship in the criminology program. A few of her current research interests include race, class, and gender issues, popular culture, political sociology, feminist theories, and the social construction of crime myths. Ms. Hatten-Flisher is actively involved in socio-political issues. She worked on two political campaigns during the last election cycle and is a strong believer in “everyday activism” for a variety of causes. She recently celebrated a twenty-year relationship milestone with her husband, Bob. They have two sons, Chasen and Xan, nearing their teens. Together, they enjoy traveling, snorkeling, and spontaneous adventures.