Associate Professor, Psychology
PhD (Victoria), MA (Lakehead), B.Sc. (UBC), RPsych (AB)
6-362, City Centre Campus10700 - 104 AvenueEdmonton, AB T5J 4S2780-497-4597
Dr. Sandy Jung joined MacEwan University in 2007 and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology. She regularly teaches abnormal psychology, forensic psychology, and senior courses in clinical and forensic psychology topics. She actively provides supervision of honours and advanced research students at MacEwan.
Prior to her current academic position, Dr. Jung was a forensic psychologist at Forensic Assessment and Community Services in Edmonton. At MacEwan, she maintains an active research program and has numerous peer-reviewed publications in the field of forensic psychology. She often co-authors papers with her students and collaborators from forensic mental health, law enforcement, and other academic institutions. Her research focuses on the prevention of sexual, intimate partner, and general violence.
Dr. Jung is an assistant adjunct professor in the department of psychiatry at the University of Alberta and an affiliate of the Forensic Psychology Research Centre at Carleton University.
Available to supervise honours or individual study students.
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Selected Publications / Presentations / Conference Papers
Jung, S., & Buro, K. (2016). Appraising risk for intimate partner violence in a police context. Criminal Justice and Behavior. [Advanced online publication.] http://cjb.sagepub.com/content/early/2016/09/02/0093854816667974.abstract
Jung, S., Ennis, L., Hermann, C. A., Pham, A. T., Choy, A. L., Corabian, G., & Hook, T. (2016). An evaluation of the reliability, construct validity, and factor structure of the Static-2002R. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology.[ Advanced Online Publication.] http://ijo.sagepub.com/content/early/2015/07/10/0306624X15595228.short
Ennis, L., Buro, K., & Jung, S. (2016). Identifying male sexual offender subtypes using cluster analysis. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 28 (5), 403-426.
Jung, S. (2015). Determining criminal responsibility: How relevant are insight and personal attitudes to mock jurors? International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 42-43, 37-42.
Jung, S., Ahn-Redding, H., & Allison, M. (2014). Crimes and punishment: Understanding of the Criminal Code with a Canadian sample. Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, 56 (3), 341-366.
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