I am Professor Mary Lia Reiter. I've been a full-time faculty member at CSCC for 22 years and a lecturer at OSU for 6 years. I am the distance learning/technology lead instructor for the Social Sciences Department at CSCC. Prior to starting my teaching career, I worked for the Columbus City Prosecutor's office where I supervised and trained criminal mediators, assisted members of the public with filing criminal complaints, mediated criminal disputes, and worked as a liaison between prosecutors and intake officers.
I've taught a wide variety of classes at CSCC, including:
And at OSU, including:
B.B.A. in International Marketing from Texas A&M University
M.A. in Criminology, The Ohio State University - Thesis Title: "The Determinants of Victim Injury and Crime Completion for Victims of Violent Crime"
Ph.D. Candidate in Criminology, The Ohio State University - Areas of Expertise: Crime Theory, Communities and Justice, and Urban Sociology
J.D. The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law - Area of specialty: Constitutional Law & Comparative/International Law
I also studied abroad at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark and took courses focusing on International Business and Marketing.
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