PhD (Victoria), MA (Lakehead), B.Sc. (UBC), RPsych (AB)
6-362, City Centre Campus10700 – 104 AvenueEdmonton, AB780-497-4597
Dr. Sandy Jung is a Board of Governors Research Chair and 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 supervises honours and advanced research students at MacEwan.
Prior to her current academic position, Dr. Jung was a forensic psychologist at a forensic outpatient clinic 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. (2018). Sexual violence risk prediction in a police context. Sexual Abuse. [Advanced online publication] http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1079063216681563?journalCode=saxb
Jung, S., Wielinga, F., & Ennis, L. (2018). Can we keep it simple? Using the BARR-2002R with a community-based sex offender sample. Journal of Sexual Aggression, 24, 25-36.
Ennis, L., Toop, C., Jung, S., & Bois, S. (2017). Instrumental and reactive intimate partner violence: Offender characteristics, re-offense rates, and risk management. Journal of Threat Assessment and Management, 4, 61-76.
Jung, S., & Dowker, B. A. (2016). Comparing responsivity factors among offenders. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 55, 148-167.
Jung, S., & Buro, K. (2016). Appraising risk for intimate partner violence in a police context. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 44, 240-260.
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, 61, 464-487.
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