Dr. Timothy Nixon

Dr. Timothy Nixon
Assistant Professor
Office Location: Horace Mann Center, Office #134
(413) 572-5729
tnixon@westfield.ma.edu

Education:

Ph.D. University of Cincinnati, Criminal Justice 2018
M.S. University of Cincinnati, Criminal Justice, 2014
B.A. Indiana University, Philosophy, Criminal Justice, 2013

Biography:

Timothy’s research and teaching interests include theories of crime, juvenile justice, and the application of science to the law. Before joining the faculty at Westfield, he worked as a crime analyst for the New York Police Department. He also taught at the University of Cincinnati. He is a member of the American Society of Criminology and the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, and a former member of the International Association of Crime Analysts. He is also an avid cyclist and enjoys rock climbing.