Kyle Burgason



103 East Hall
510 Farm House Ln
Ames IA


Kyle A. Burgason earned his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice in 2014 from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. His research and teaching interests include: policing, race and crime, ethics in criminal justice, criminological theory, structural and cultural context of violent crime and victimization, capital punishment, and optimal foraging theory’s applications to crime. His recent work appears in Deviant BehaviorJournal of Interpersonal Violence, the American Journal of Criminal JusticeHomicide StudiesWestern Criminology Review, and Journal of Forensic Investigation.