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January 18, 2013

Janice R. Hill-Jordan, Ph.D., has joined Southern Illinois University School of Medicine as a research instructor in the Department of Psychiatry. She will assist residents and faculty with research activities and programs in Springfield.

Hill-Jordan previously worked as a senior research analyst at the Center for State Policy and Leadership, Institute for Legal, Legislative and Policy Studies, University of Illinois-Springfield (2011-12). ¬†She was an assistant professor for Illinois State University’s Department of Criminal Justice Sciences in Normal (2008-10) and a local research partner for the St. Louis County Greenback Initiative to Address Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment for the Family Court of St. Louis County (2002-07). She was an instructor in the Department of Medical Education at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield (1996-2000). She is also a reviewer for the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) Model Programs Guide.

Hill-Jordan earned her doctorate and master’s degree in criminology and criminal justice from the University of Missouri-St. Louis (2008, 2003). She also earned a master’s degree in political science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1986) and a bachelor’s in history/political science from Webster University in St. Louis (1984).

Hill-Jordan is a member of the American Evaluation Association and the American Society of Criminology.

She and her husband, Nick, live in Sherman.