Dr. Jerry Hollingsworth

J. Hollingsworth

Education:

Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Doctoral Degree, (Ed.D) Child, Youth, and Family Studies (2005)

University of Texas at Arlington, School of Social Work, Arlington, Texas

Master’s Degree (M.S.S.W.) (1997)

McMurry University; Abilene, Texas

Bachelor’s Degree (BA) Sociology (1994)

University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii

AS Degree in Police Science (1977)

Research and Scholarly Interests:

Ethnographic research: Social Problems of children in developing countries: street children, orphans, child soldiering, sex trafficking and child labor

Native American social problems: unemployment, education and health problems, forced assimilation, and racism

Globalization: Particularly in India, China, and Africa

World Poverty

Criminology: Particularly women criminals and serial murder