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Anne M. Dannerbeck Janku

Anne Dannerbeck Janku


  • PhD, University of Missouri, 1995
  • MS, Purdue University, 1982
  • MA, University of South Carolina, 1979
  • BA, University of South Carolina, 1976

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Equity and Inclusion in the Justice System; Problem-Solving Courts; Special Populations in the Justice System; Immigration and its Impacts on Families.

Teaching Interests

Social Justice; Social Policy Analysis; Applied Research in the Justice System.

Research and Scholarly Activity

Dr. Janku’s current research projects address under served populations in drug court. One project involves evaluating a cognitive behavioral intervention designed for men who identify with the street culture of young black men, ages 17 to 29.Currently the research team is developing scales to test the hypothesized mediating effects of the intervention. Another project involves developing strategies to enhance equity and inclusion in drug court by applying principals of social marketing to increase access and completion rates for black men and women in treatment courts. This project has both a national and a state component.