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Dianne Carmody

  • Dianne Carmody
  • Associate Professor
  • Sociology & Criminal Justice
  • 6024 Batten Arts and Letters
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3801
  • dcarmody@odu.edu
  • Dr. Dianne Carmody, has won teaching awards and been twice selected as a summer teaching fellow at Franklin College in Lugano, Switzerland. Her research interests include intimate partner violence, school violence, and rape victimization.
  • Education

    University Of New Hampshire, 1991
    Major: Sociology/Criminology
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of New Hampshire, 1986
    Major: Sociology
    Degree: M.A.
    University of New Hampshire, 1981
    Major: Psychology / Spanish
    Degree: B.A.
  • Research Interests

    Rape and Sexual Assault, Campus Crime, Media and Crime, Intimate Partner Violence
  • Expertise

    Criminology/Criminal Justice
    Violence Against Women: Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Juvenile Crime, Crime in the Media
    Women's Issues
    Violence Against Women: Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Juvenile Crime, Crime in the Media
  • 2009: Franklin Teaching Fellow, Franklin College, Lugano, Switzerland
  • 2008: University Professor Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • 2007: Nominee for the Stern Award for excellence in teaching, College of Arts and Letters
  • 2006: Nominee for the University Professor designation for excellence in teaching, Old Dominion University
  • 2004: Most Inspirational Professor Award presented by Betsy Thorn, Outstanding Graduate of the Old Dominion University College of Arts and Letters, Old Dominion University
  • 2002: Nominee for the Disability Services Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, Old Dominion University
  • 1999: Nominee for the Stern Award for excellence in teaching, College of Arts and Letters
  • 1997: "Teletechnet Teacher of the Year" Award, Old Dominion University
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    "Domestic Violence Training Needs Assessment and Curriculum Development"
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Commonwealth University VCU/VISSTA, Old Dominion University Center for Family Violence Research and Education
    Date: 2005 - 2006
    Investigators:Carmody, D. C.; Payne, B.; Plichta, S.; Vandecar, T.; Sumter, M. T.; Appel, J.