Dr. Sean Patrick Roche
Ph.D. Criminal Justice, University at Albany, SUNY (2017)
M.S. Criminal Justice, Northeastern University (2011)
B.S. Philosophy, College at Geneseo, SUNY (2009)
Areas of Expertise:
Public Opinion on Crime and Justice Issues
Survey Research Methods
Sean Patrick Roche, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the School of Criminal Justice at Texas State University. He joined the faculty in 2017 after earning his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University at Albany, SUNY. Dr. Roche’s research interests include offender decision-making, policing, the impact of social technologies, criminological and sociological theory, and public opinion on crime and criminal justice issues. He also specializes in survey design and implementation, particularly in online contexts. His work has recently appeared in Criminology, Criminology & Public Policy, and Journal of Quantitative Criminology.