Deborah Anne Parsons California State University, San Bernardino, USA
Deborah A. Parsons, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor at California State University San Bernardino since 1996, and currently an Assistant Dean for the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences. Dr. Parsons retired from law enforcement after serving 26 years as a police officer. She earned her Ph.D. in Social Ecology from the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Parsons teaches courses in policing, women and crime, and justice and the media. Her area of expertise is in law enforcement, multicultural issues in the criminal justice system, with a specific focus on women in policing.