Our Faculty

Kimberly Collica-Cox

Associate Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Criminal Justice and Security

Location
  • @New York City
    41 Park Row 1126
  • @Pleasantville
    Choate House 121N
Office Hours
New York City

Mon, Wed 9:30am-10:30am

Mon, Wed 4:30pm-5:30pm

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu (by appointment)

Office Hours
Westchester

Tue, Thu, Fri (by appointment)

The more education our students have, the more successful they will become for themselves, their family and their surrounding communities.

Biography


Prior to teaching, Dr. Collica worked for a women's correctional facility in NYS coordinating an HIV prison-based peer education program and for a NY jail supervising their jail-based transitional services unit. She trains professionals in HIV- related issues in the NYS Metropolitan area. Dr. Collica has a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York. She is a certified ACA and PREA auditor, as well as ASHi certified. Her Center, Collica-Cox Correctional Consulting, LLC, is an ASHI Training Center for CPR, First AID & AED. Dr. Collica is the Director and lead instructor for the award winning, Parenting, Prison & Pups Program, a joint partnership between Pace University/Dyson College, the Good Dog Foundation, Metropolitan Correctional Center and the Westchester County Department of Correction. Please visit us at: http://thegooddogfoundation.org/parenting-prison-pups/ During the semester, online office hours are also available on Thursdays from 9:00PM to 10:00PM Link: https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/725c03023d404bad9b2d43b1a5093455

Education


PhD , Graduate School and University Center/CUNY , New York, NY , 2006
Criminal Justice, specializing in Criminology and Deviance

M.Phil. , Graduate School and University Center/CUNY , New York, NY , 2005
Criminal Justice

MA , John Jay College of Criminal Justice , New York, NY , 2003
Criminal Justice

BA , John Jay College of Criminal Justice , New York, NY , 1997
Criminology

Awards and Honors

  • MCC (Metropolitan Correctional Center) , 2019 - Certificate of Appreciation for my contribution and support of the 2019 Parenting, Prison & Pups Program
  • ACJS (Academy of the Criminal Justice Sciences) & Sage Publications, March 2019 - Ken Peak Innovations in Teaching Award
  • Jefferson Awards Foundation, June 2018 - Certificate of Excellence in Recognition of Outstanding Community Service
  • Jefferson Awards Foundation, June 2018 - Greatest Public Service by an Employee - Gold Medal
  • MCC, March 2018 - Certificate of Appreciation for Dedication and Contributions in Implementing the 2018 Parenting, Prison & Pups Program
  • Jefferson Awards Foundation, March 2018 - Jefferson Awards - Selected by the Jefferson Awards Board of Directors as the Pace representative for the Jefferson Awards Gala in Washington DC.
  • Jefferson Award, October 2017 - 2017-2018 Pace University Bronze Medal Jefferson Award, recognizing individuals for their public and volunteer service, and dedication to improving the quality of life in their communities
  • The Good Dog Foundation, May 2017 - Honored Recipient for exemplary work as Good Dog's research partner on a study to assess how animal assisted therapy may help female prisoners reunite with their children
  • MCC (Metropolitan Correctional Center) , May 2017 - Recipient of the MCC NY Education Department's Certificate of Appreciation for Dedication and Contributions in implementing the Inaugural Parenting, Prison & Pups Program
  • The Rotary Club of Elmsford, April 2017 - Recipient of the Certificate for Excellence for Lasting Contribution and Dedicated Services to the Community
  • MCC (Metropolitan Correctional Center) , April 2017 - Volunteer Appreciation Certificate in recognition of outstanding efforts and commitment to providing volunteer programs for the incarcerated
  • MCC (Metropolitan Correctional Center) , April 2017 - Volunteer of the Year in recognition of continuous support and perseverance for working above and beyond for the incarcerated
  • The Lifer's Group/East Jersey State Prison, May 12, 2016 - Appreciation and Dedication
  • Pace, May 2015 - Recipient of Pace's 3rd Annual Research Day Award
  • Criminal Justice Society, April 2015 - Recipient of a Certificate of Appreciation in Honor of Outstanding Contributions to the Criminal Justice Society
  • Former Women of CARE/Taconic Correctional Facility, September 2010 - Appreciation Certificate
  • Former Women of CARE/Taconic Correctional Facility, September 2010 - Excellence Award
  • Westchester County Department of Correction - Transitional Services, August 2009 - Appreciation Award
  • John Jay College, April 2006 - Criminal Justice Doctoral Program's Scholarly Achievement Award
  • John Jay College, February 2005 - Criminal Justice Doctoral Program's Scholarly Achievement Award
  • John Jay College, May 2004 - Arthur Niederhoffer Memorial Fellowship
  • John Jay College, May 2004 - Provost's Doctoral Scholarship Award
  • ASC, November 2003 - ASC (American Society of Criminology) Division on Corrections and Sentencing Student Paper Competition Award
  • John Jay College, June 1997 - Alex Smith Award
  • John Jay College, March 1996 - Ida B. Wells-Barnett Women's History Essay Writing Contest

LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES

  • OASIS (NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services, August 9 - Naloxone Certified
  • ASHI - American Safety & Health Institute, - CPR (Adult, Children, & Infants), First Aid and AED Instructor
  • ASHI - American Safety & Health Institute, - CPR (Adult, Children, & Infants), First Aid and AED Training Center
  • Pathways, September - Parenting Inside-Out
    An evidence-based skills training program for incarcerated parents.
  • Department of Justice & The PREA Resource Center, - PREA - Prison Rape & Elimination Act - Auditor
  • ACA, - ACA - American Correctional Association - Auditor

Publications


Collica-Cox, K. A. & Furst, G. (2020). Prisoner parenting: Parenting from a federal jail. The Journal of Correctional Health Care. Vol 26 (Issue 2)

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2020). Civic Engagement for the Future Criminal Justice Professional: Serving the Underserved in a Correctional Setting. The Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship. Vol In Press

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2019). Book Review [Review of the book Mothering and Desistance in Reentry, by Michalsen, V.],.

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Schulz, D. (2019). Doing Gender in the Joint: Perceptions of Being an Effective Woman Leader in CorrectionsWhen. Women & Criminal Justice. http://https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08974454.2019.1586028?journalCode=wwcj20

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Furst, G. (2019). Implementing and Studying Successful Jail-Based Programming For Women: A Case Study of Parenting, Prison & Pups- 'Waiting To Let The Dogs In'. Journal of Prison Education and Reentry. Vol 5 (Issue 2) , pages 101-119. http://https://scholarscompass.vcu.edu/jper/vol5/iss2/4/

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2019). Innovations in Teaching. http://sagepub.uberflip.com/i/1176636-sage-cj-link/3?

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Furst, G. (2019). Parenting From a County Jail: Parenting From Beyond the Bars. Issues in Mental Health Nursing. Vol 40 (Issue 7) , pages 593-604.

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Furst, G. (2019). Why Choose Criminal Justice: Is the CSI Effect to Blame?. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. Vol 63 (Issue 11) , pages 2069-2099. http://https://doi.org/10.1177/0306624X19834414

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Schulz, D. M. (2019). Women Wardens and Correction Executives: Paths to Leadership.. Corrections: Policy, Practice & Research. Vol 4 (Issue 2) , pages 89-111. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23774657.2017.1389317

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018). Female Offenders, HIV Peer Programs and Attachment: The Importance of Prison-Based Civilian Staff in Creating Opportunities to Cultivate Prosocial Behaviors (first printed online 2016).. Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. Vol 62 (Issue 2) , pages 524-550.. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0306624X16650680#articleCitationDownloadContainer

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018). Impossible Until It's Done: PREA Accreditation in Westchester County. American Jails. Vol 31 (Issue 6) , pages 8-14.

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018). Of All the Joints, She Walks Into This One: Women Executives' Motivations to Enter Corrections. The Prison Journal. Vol 98 (Issue 5) , pages 1-27. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0032885518793952?journalCode=tpjd

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Fagin, B. (2018). Parenting, prison & pups: Parenting with a purpose. Corrections Today. Vol 80 (Issue 3) , pages 24-30, 110. http://www.aca.org/ACA_Prod_IMIS/DOCS/Corrections%20Today/2018%20Articles/May%202018/Collica-Cox_Fagin.pdf

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Inmate HIV Peer Educators as Wounded Healers: When You Take the Woman out of the Prison, You Don't Need to Take the Prison Out of the Woman. The Prison Service Journal. Vol 238 , pages 28-38. http://https://www.crimeandjustice.org.uk/publications/psj/prison-service-journal-238

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, June). Parenting, Prison & Pups. http://www.crimcast.tv/crimcast/2017/6/2/parenting-prisons-and-pups

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Sullivan, L. E. (2017, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Why Retribution Matters: Progression not Regression. Theory in Action. Vol 10 (Issue 2) , pages 41-57. http://transformativestudies.org/wp-content/uploads/10.3798tia.1937-0237.1710.pdf

Collica-Cox, K. A. All Aboard the Desistance Line: First Stop, Producing Prosocial Prison Attachments Within an HIV Prison-Based Peer Program. Journal of Prison Education and Reentry. Vol 3 (Issue 2) , pages 67-91. http://https://jper.uib.no/index.php/jper/article/view/1001/963

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Schulz, D. M. (2016, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Changes in the C-Suite: A New Study Defines Executive Women's Growing Presence in Corrections. Corrections Today. Vol 78 (Issue 4) , pages 58-63. http://www.aca.org/ACA_Prod_IMIS/DOCS/Corrections%20Today/2016%20Articles/July%202016/Making%20Changes%20in%20the%20C-Suite.pdf

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2015, September). Cultivating A Prison Community: Establishing Conventional Identities Behind the Walls and Beyond. Imprisonment and Incarceration: Patterns, Prospects and Psychological implications. NY: Nova Science. http://https://www.amazon.com/Imprisonment-Incarceration-Prospects-Psychological-Implications/dp/1634821173

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2015, August). The Criminalization of Health Care. Society. Vol 52 (Issue 4) , pages 309-315. http://https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12115-015-9906-2

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2015, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Feeling Positive about HIV: Prison-Based Peer Educators and Self- Esteem.. Journal of Correctional Education. Vol 66 (Issue 1) , pages 21-44. http://www.ceanational.org/Journal/author.php?searchTerm=collica&Search=Search

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2014). Counting Down: HIV Prison-Based Peer Education Programs and Their Connection to Reduced Disciplinary Infractions. Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. Vol 58 (Issue 8) , pages 931-952. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0306624X13490660

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2013). Female Prisoners, AIDS, and Peer Programs: How Female Offenders Transform Their Lives. NY: Springer. http://https://www.amazon.com/Female-Prisoners-AIDS-Peer-Programs/dp/1461451094/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1515164708&sr=1-1&keywords=Female+Prisoners%2C+AIDS%2C+and+Peer+Programs%3A+How+Female+Offenders+Transform+Their+Lives

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Saffady, G. (2011). Court Officer Exam. http://https://www.amazon.com/Court-Officer-Exam-Learning-Express/dp/1576857867/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1515164913&sr=1-2-fkmr0&keywords=court+officer+exam+and+collica

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Furst, G. (2010). State Trooper Exam. http://https://www.amazon.com/Trooper-Learning-Express-LearningExpress-2007-03-15/dp/B01FKTITKS/ref=sr_1_3?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1515164901&sr=1-3&keywords=state+trooper+exam+and+learning+express

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2010). Surviving Incarceration: HIV Prison-Based Peer Programs Build Communities of Support for Female Offenders. Deviant Behavior. Vol 31 (Issue 4) , pages 303-313. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01639620903004812

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2009). Social Sciences Glossary. http://https://www.amazon.com/SAGE-Glossary-Social-Behavioral-Sciences/dp/1412951437

Collica-Cox, K. A., Furst, G., Henriques, Z., Hesalroad, M. & Smith, J. (2008). Corrections Officer Exam, 3rd Edition. http://https://www.amazon.com/Corrections-Officer-Learning-LearningExpress-2008-09-18/dp/B01JXR4MO0/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1515165192&sr=1-2&keywords=corrections+officer+exam+and+learning+express

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2007). The Prevalence of HIV Peer Programming in American Prisons: An Opportunity Wasted. Journal of Correctional Health Care. Vol 13 (Issue 4) , pages 278-288. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/1078345807306865

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2005). Federal Witness Protection Programs. , pages 675-677. http://https://www.amazon.com/Encyclopedia-Law-Enforcement-Vol-Set/dp/0761926496/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1515165277&sr=1-1&keywords=encyclopedia+of+law+enforcement+sullivan

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2005). Special Housing Unit. , pages 913-917. http://https://www.amazon.com/Encyclopedia-Prisons-Correctional-Facilities-Bosworth/dp/076192731X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1515165339&sr=1-1&keywords=Encyclopedia+of+Prisons+and+Correctional+Facilities

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2005). State Witness and Victim Protection Programs. , pages 440-442. http://https://www.amazon.com/Encyclopedia-Law-Enforcement-Vol-Set/dp/0761926496/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1515165277&sr=1-1&keywords=encyclopedia+of+law+enforcement+sullivan

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2002). Levels of Knowledge and Risk Perceptions about HIV/AIDS Among Female Inmates in New York State: Can Prison-Based HIV Programs Set The Stage for Behavior Change?. The Prison Journal. Vol 82 (Issue 1) , pages 101-123. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/003288550208200107

PRESENTATIONS


Collica-Cox, K. A. (2019). CHP 270 - Palliative Care . "Implementing and Studying Successful Jail-Based Programming for Women”.. College of Health professions, Invited speaker for CHP 270 – Palliative Care

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2019). The Southwest Association of Criminal Justice. The Desire to Study Criminal Justice: Is the CSI Effect to Blame. SWACJ, Houston, TX

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2019, September). Pace University. Implementing and Studying Successful Jail-Based Programming: An Overview of Parenting Prison & Pups & AAT. Pleasantville

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2019, August 8). Presentation for Congresswoman Meng. Parenting, Prison & Pups: An Overview. Westchester County Department of Correction & Pace University, Valhalla, NY

Collica-Cox, K. (2019, March). Best Practices Conferences: High Impact Practices. Criminal Justice HIPsters and Parenting, Prison & Pups: Civic Engagement as a Best practice. Pace University, Pleasantville

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018, December). The Good Dog Foundation - Good Dog Handler training. Implementing and Studying Successful Jail-Based Programming: An Overview of Parenting Prison & Pups. The Good Dog Foundation, NYC

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018). Eastern Sociological Association. Implementing & Evaluating Prison-Based Animal Programs in Jails. ESS, Baltimore, MD

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018). Eastern Sociological Society. Doing Gender in the Joint: Perceptions of Being an Effective Woman Leader in Corrections. ESS, Baltimore, MD

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018, October 18). Southwest Association of Criminal Justice. Parenting From A County Jail: Parenting From Beyond the Bars. SWACJ, San Antonio, Texas

collica-cox, k., Maxam, s., Shostya, A., Evans, B. & Demestihas, E. (2018, June 15). Retention Conference. The Pace Path to retentin Success: Student-Faculty Engagement Outside of the Classroom. Pace University, Pleasantville

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018, May). Faculty-Student Research Day. Prisoner Parenting: Parenting From a Federal Jail. Pace University, Pleasantville

collica-cox, K., Reveillac, A. & Vega, J. (2018, May). Pace's University Faculty Conference. Civic Engagement for The Future Criminal Justice Professional: Serving the Underserved in a Correctional Setting. Pace University, Pleasantville

collica-cox, K. & Ryan, J. (2018, May). Pace's University Faculty Conference. It's About the Students: The Criminal Justice Department's Pace Path. Pace University, Pleasantville

collica-cox, K. & Cannon, T. (2018, May). Student and Faculty Research Day. Parenting From a County Jail: Parenting From Beyond the Bars. Pace University, Pleasantville

collica-cox, K. (2018, March). PARC - Pace Active Retirement Community. Female Incarceration & Programming: Invaluable or Ineffective?. Pace University, NYC

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, November). Presentation for Mental Health Professionals. Implementing and Studying Successful Jail-Based Programming: An Overview of Parenting Prison & Pups. The Good Dog Foundation

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, October). Community Conversations: Criminal Justice, Yesterday and Today. Community Conversations: Criminal Justice, Yesterday and Today (Panel). The Westchester Library System and the Sing Sing Prison Museum, Mount Kisco, NY

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, October). Faculty Teaching and Research Showcase. Parenting, Prison and Pups: Using Animal-Assisted Therapy to Facilitate Family Reunification Between Female Inmates and Their Children. Pace University, NYC

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, October). Southwestern Association of Criminal Justice . Implementing and Studying Successful Jail-Based Programming: A Case Study of Parenting Prison & Pups. SWACJ, Fort Worth, Texas

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, May). Parenting, Prison & Pups. A Partnership between Pace, the Good Dog Foundation, Metropolitan Correctional Center (MCC) and the Westchester County Department of Correction (WCDOC), https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQzUtce0j7U

Collica-Cox, K. A., Furst, G. & Javornik, A. (2017, May). Student and Faculty Research & Scholarship Day. Careers Based on Crime Dramas: The CSI Effect and Criminal Justice Students. Pace University, NYC

Collica-Cox, K. A., Murphy, M. A., Javornik, A., Cannon, T., Bravo, J., Bleecher, D., Buzzanca, V. & , . (2017, May 18). Faculty Institute. Civic Engagement Within Corrections: The Creation of the Caring Professional. Pace University, NY, NY

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, April). The Rotary Club. Parenting, Prison & Pups. Elmsford Rotary

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, February 26). Eastern Sociological Association. Inmate HIV Peer Educators as Wounded Healers: When You Take the Woman out of the Prison, You Don't Need to Take the Prison Out of the Woman. ESS, Philadelphia, PA

Collica-Cox, K. A. & , . (2016, November). American Society of Criminology. Of All the Joints She Walks Into this One: Women Executives' Career Paths to Corrections Management. New Orleans

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, November). American Society of Criminology. Women Functioning in Leadership/Administrative Positions. New Orleans

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, November). Barney's Bash. Prison, Parenting and Pups. Good Dog Foundation, NYC

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, October 19). Edward J. Mortola Heritage Society. Life is A Journey. Pace University, NYC

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, May). Pace University's Student and Faculty Research & Scholarship Day. Female Offenders, HIV Peer Programs and Attachment: The Importance of Prison- Based Civilian Staff in Cultivating Prosocial Behaviors. Pleasantville

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, April). Annual Meeting for the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences . Female Offenders, HIV Peer Programs and Attachment: The Importance of Prison- Based Civilian Staff in Cultivating Prosocial Behaviors. Denver

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, April). Eastern Sociological Association (ESS). All Aboard the Conformity Line: First Stop, An Opportunity to Create Bonds of Attachment Between Female Inmates Working in an HIV Prison-Based Peer Program. Boston, MA

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, April). Pace University's Dyson Research Day. Female Offenders, HIV Peer Programs and Attachment: The Importance of Prison- Based Civilian Staff in Cultivating Prosocial Behaviors. Manhattan

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2015, April). Pace University's Research & Scholarship Day . All Aboard the Conformity Line: First Stop, the Bond of Peer Attachment.

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2015, March). Academy of the Criminal Justice Sciences Annual Conference. “The Criminalization of Healthcare: Democrats as Dictators and Violators as Iniquitous Ills. ACJS, Orlando, FL

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2014, September 27). Association of Women Executives in Corrections (AWEC) Annual Meeting. As The Key Turns. AWEC, Pittsburgh, PA

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2012, November). American Society of Criminology. Pedagogy and Technology. ASC, Chicago

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2011, November). American Society of Criminology. Counting Down: HIV Prison-Based Peer Education Programs and Their Connection to Reduced Disciplinary Infractions. ASC, Washington, D.C.

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2007, November). American Society of Criminology. Surviving Incarceration: The New Pseudo Family for Female Offenders. ASC, Atlanta

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2006, November). American Society of Criminology. The Prevalence of HIV Prison-Based Peer Programming in American Correctional Facilities: Another Opportunity Wasted. ASC, LA

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2006, April). St. Lucian Royal Police Department. Women in Policing: Traditionally Invisible but Always Invaluable - The Effects of History and Gender Misconceptions on Law Enforcement. St. Lucian Royal Police Department, St Lucia

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2005, November). American Society of Criminology. Transitions that Transcend Criminal Trajectories – A Study on the Effects of HIV Prison- Based Peer Education Programs on NYS Female Peers. ASC, Toronto

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2003, October). Inside-Out: New Directions for Integrating Services for the Incarcerated and their Families. The Implementation and Maintenance of Prison-based Peer Programming. Inside Out, San Francisco

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2002, June). National Roundtable on Women in Prison Conference. Breaking the Walls of Silence: Implementing and Maintaining Prison-Based Programming. Columbia University, NYC

Collica-Cox, K. A. (1996, October). Annual Conference on Criminal Justice Education. Are College Women Feminists? A Fine Line Between Attitudes and Labeling. John Jay College, NYC

RESEARCH INTEREST


Female offenders, prisoners, rehabilitation, reintegration, issues surrounding HIV prison-based peer programming and women correctional executives.

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Collica-Cox, K. (2019). Fall 2019 Learning Community, “Strategies on Correction Administration” .
Straus Thinking and Learning Center $1,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. (2019). Kenan Award 2018.
Pace University $800.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2019). Parenting, Prison & Pups.
Anonymous $25,100.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2019). • Faculty Assistants for Civic Engagement (FACES) (Fall 2019) ($300).
Center for Community Action and Research/Pace University , Pace University , $300.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018, September). Fall 2018 Learning Community, “Strategies on Correction Administration” .
Straus Thinking and Learning Center $950.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018). Spring 2018 Learning Community.
Straus Thinking and Learning Center , Pace University , $1,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, December). Recipient of The Pforzheimer Faculty Development Grants focusing on Student Engagement .
The Pforzheimer's Honor's College , Pace University , $2,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, November). Parenting, Prison & Pups.
Private Foundation (Prefers Anonymity) , Private , $45,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. & Javornik, A. (2017, June). Recipient of Pace's 2017 Summer Student-Faculty Research Program .
Pace , Pace University , $750.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, June). Scholarship Grant for Service.
Elmsford Rotary , Local , $1,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2018, April). Scholarly Research Grant.
Pace University - New York , Pace University , $3,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017). Faces (Faculty Assistants for Civic Engagement) - Fall 2017 to Spring 2018.
Center for Community Action and Research , Pace University , $600.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, November). Scholarly Research Grant.
Pace University , $3,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, October). Helene and Grant Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship.
$5,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, June). Pericles Project Grant Fellowship.
Center for Community Action and Research , Pace , Pace University , $1,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, June). Learning Community and Civic Engagement Grant .
Dean's Office/Dyson , Pace University , $1,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2017, January). Spring 2017 Learning Community.
Straus Thinking and Learning Center , Pace University , $1,000.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, November). Kenan Award 2016.
Pace University , $1,300.00 . Funded,

Collica-Cox, K. A. (2016, May). Kenan Award.
Pace University - New York , Pace University , $1,450.00 . Funded,

collica-cox, k. (2015, March). Kenan Grant.
Pace University - New York , Pace University , $850.00 . Funded,

MEDIA CONTRIBUTIONS

  • Correctional News [Internet], 2019
    Correctional News. (2019). Kimberly Collica-Cox. http://correctionalnews.com/2019/04/04/kimberly-collica-cox/
  • News Medical [Internet], 2019
    Ives, J. (2019). Using Therapy dogs to reduce stress and improve emotional well-being in vulnerable individuals. News Medical. Available: https://www.news-medical.net/news/20190211/Using-Therapy-Dogs-to-Reduce-Stress-and-Improve-Emotional-Well-Being-in-Vulnerable-Individuals.aspx
  • Dyson Winter Digital Digest [Internet], 2019
    Dyson Notes. Available: http://dysondigest.blogs.pace.edu/
  • Westchester County Business Journal [Newspaper], 2019
    WCBJ. (2019). Pace Professor Named to Westchester Corrections Board. Westchester County Business Journal. Available: https://www.pace.edu/news-release/westchester-county-business-journal-featured-pace-universitys-dyson-college-arts-and
  • The Patch [Newspaper], 2019
    News Desk. (2019). New City Woman Names to Westchester Corrections Board. Available: https://patch.com/new-york/newcity/new-city-woman-named-westchester-corrections-board?fbclid=IwAR0UEDWVw3U9CD_CMvrFkhU3LjJCS88j33HAx4mmcpXmV6fWWfPtdad1MR4
  • The Journal News - LoHud [Newspaper], 2019
    Schechter, D. (2019). Pace Professor Named to Westchester County Corrections Board; Business Briefs. Available: https://www.lohud.com/story/money/business-in-the-burbs/2019/03/14/business-news/3135472002/?fbclid=IwAR2z-9D_wGAciSaHiSuOrskB5aixJYn2fLjYNWYLQNd7U_WWoV1FLnkAdGI
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    • Nieman, A. (2019). Class behind Bars: Spring Class Taught in Jail. Available: http://pacechronicle.com/news/2019/10/12/class-behind-bars-spring-course-taught-in-jail/?fbclid=IwAR336UJRMqVDMINdKYEL5nBslQr9sHHxEpk4v8kR_kiAZ2xey2OS5gfl_qA
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    • Parenting, Prison, and Pups: Incarcerated Women in Westchester Learn Parenting Skills. (2019). http://westchester.news12.com/story/41156874/parenting-prison-and-pups-incarcerated-women-in-westchester-learn-parenting-skills
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    Westchester County Executive Office. (2019). County Executive George Latimer Appoints Key Members to Correction Advisory Board. Available: https://www3.westchestergov.com/home/all-press-releases/7903-county-executive-george-latimer-appoints-key-members-to-correction-advisory-board
  • Dyson [Internet], December 2018
    Top News – Dyson Profs Lauded for Exceptional Work – Dyson Website. Retrieved: https://www.pace.edu/dyson/news-and-events/fall-semester-2018?fbclid=IwAR2XaQWNcJbD5Q3hUsbFvV6ew1KKANoz2YUnXOVIdRtnk1-Dl6yHVeK-P34#three “Professor of Criminal Justice Kimberly Collica-Cox was selected as the first recipient of the “Ken Peak Innovations in Teaching Award,” from the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.”
  • Dyson [Internet], December 2018
    Dyson E-Notes – Professor Earns Spot on New Advisory Board. Available: https://www.pace.edu/dyson/news-and-events/fall-semester-2018?fbclid=IwAR2SDYHZGYW9tPoJJ_VwJQa2kAsK8sS5cYfhNpWH6ZWJ9BIwv4_Rt919ypQ#cox
  • Dyson Year in Review [Magazine], December 2018
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    Adams, S. (2018) 880 News. Interviewed for 880 news radio and featured on Sean Adam's 880 website for Parenting, Prison & Pups. Retrieved: https://wcbs880.radio.com/articles/stories-main-street- using-dogs-help-incarcerated-mothers-parenting-skills
  • Opportunitas [Magazine], August 2018
    Magazine feature, Pace Opportunitas (2018, August). Faculty Success Stories. Available: https://www.pace.edu/mypace/faculty-success-stories-august-2018
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    Podder, A. (2018, July 2). Pace University professor Honored With Greatest Public Service By An Employee by Jefferson Foundation Award. My Social Good News. Retrieved: Available: http://mysocialgoodnews.com/pace-university-professor-honored-with-greatest-public-service-by-an-employee-by-jefferson-awards-foundation/
  • Pace University [Internet], July 2018
    Pace website. (2018). "FIOS1" featured law professor Kim Collica-Cox in 'Kim Collica-Cox introduces Parenting, Prison Pups Program' https://www.pace.edu/news-release/fios1-featured-law-professor-kim-collica-cox-in-kim-collica-cox-introduces-parenting
  • The Daily Voice [Newspaper], July 2018
    Craig, J. (2018). Pace University Criminal Justice Professor Wins Prestigious National Award. The Pleasantville Daily Voice. Retrieved: http://pleasantville.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university- criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Ossining Daily Voice. Retrieved http://ossining.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/#.W00Wh0WlQIA.facebook The New Rochelle Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://newrochelle.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Bedford Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://bedford.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The North Salem Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://northsalem.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Pelham Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://pelham.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Portchester Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://portchester.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Mount Kisco Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://mtkisco.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Peekskill Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://peekskill.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Lewisboro Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://lewisboro.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Greenburgh Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://greenburgh.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Yonkers Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://yonkers.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Armonk Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://armonk.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The North Salem Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://northsalem.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Mount Vernon Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://mountvernon.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/ The Chappaqua Daily Voice. Retrieved: https://chappaqua.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/
  • Rockland County Times [Newspaper], July 2018
    RCTAdmin. (2018, July 5). Pace University Professor From New City Honored With The Greatest Public Service By An Employee Award by Jefferson Foundation. Retrieved: http://www.rocklandtimes.com/2018/07/05/pace-university-professor-from-new-city-honored-with-greatest-public-service-by-an-employee-award-by-jefferson-foundation/
  • NewsBreakers [TV], July 2018
    Whitman, A. (2018, July 14). “Kim Collica-Cox introduces parenting, prison and pups program – Pace University professor seeks to utilize animal-assisted therapy to support mothers in prison”. TV interview regarding Parenting, Prison & Pups and the Jefferson Award. NewsBreakers, Fios. Retrieved: http://www.fios1news.com/lowerhudsonvalley/local-NB-parenting-prison-pups#.W0yoi34nb5a
  • Westchester Communications [Newspaper], July 26 2018
    Pace professor honored. Westchester Communications. Retrieved: https://westfaironline.com/105088/pace-professor-honored/
  • Westchester Business Journal [Newspaper], July 23 2018
    Pace Professor Honored. Westchester Business Journal. Retrieved: https://www.pace.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pace%20Professor%20Honored%20-%20WCBJ.pdf
  • Westchester Rising [Newspaper], July 20 2018
    Westchester Rising. Pace Professor Wins Award for Therapy Program at jail. Retrieved: https://www.pace.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pace%20Professor%20Wins%20Award%20For%20Therapy%20Program%20at%20Jail%20-%20Westchester%20Rising.pdf
  • Westmore News [Newspaper], July 13 2018
    Facts of Life. Westmore News. Retrieved: https://greenburgh.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-university-criminal-justice-professor-wins-prestigious-national-award/739766/
  • Pace University Website [Internet], July 12 2018
    Pace Website. (2018). "Westechestergov.com” Featured Dyson Professor Kim Collica-Cox in “Pace Professor Wins National Service Award for County Jail's Animal-Assisted Mothering Program.” Retrieved: https://www.pace.edu/news-release/westchestergovcom-featured-dyson-professor-kim-collica-cox-in-pace-professor-wins
  • Westchester County Website [Internet], July 12 2018
    Pace Professor Wins National Service Award for County Jail's Animal-Assisted Mothering Program - https://www3.westchestergov.com/home/all-press-releases/7696-pace-professor-wins-national-service-award-for-county-jail-s-animal-assisted-mothering-program
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    Parrish, K. (2018, Jun 29). Jefferson Awards Foundation Honors Local Volunteers at Annual National Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C. Bakersfield.com (Bakersfield, CA). Retrieved: http://www.bakersfield.com/ap/news/jefferson-awards-foundation-honors-local-volunteers-at-annual-national-awards/article_a3294359-a1b7-5b76-a85d-61aefdb01fbd.html
  • The Morning Star - Jefferson Awards Foundation Honors Local Volunteers at Annual National Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C. [Internet], June 2018
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  • Press Release - PACE UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR HONORED WITH GREATEST PUBLIC SERVICE BY AN EMPLOYEE BY JEFFERSON AWARDS FOUNDATION [Internet], June 2018
    http://www.pace.edu/news-release/press-release-pace-university- professor-honored-greatest-public-service-employee
  • Jefferson Awards Website: Jefferson Awards Foundation Honors Local Volunteers at Annual National Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C. [Internet], June 2018
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    Parrish, K. (2018, Jun 29). Jefferson Awards Foundation Honors Local Volunteers at Annual National Awards Ceremony in Washington, D.C. The Daily Journal. Retrieved: http://www.djournal.com/jefferson-awards-foundation-honors-local-volunteers-at-annual-national-awards/article_07bd7571-249d-596e-b6da-0a8afbf96d08.html
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  • Dyson Featured Story [Internet], March 2018
    Website Mention, Dyson College, Featured story. Women's Best Friend in Prison? Therapy Dogs (Gentile, A.) (2018). Retrieved from: http://www.pace.edu/dyson/news-and-events/womans-best-friend-in-prison-therapy-dogs
  • The Westchester Magazine [Magazine], January 2018
    "Going to the Dogs" by (Caffin, C.). Pace University leads the way with a new animal-based therapy program for incarcerated mothers. http://www.westchestermagazine.com/Westchester-Magazine/January-2018/Therapy-Dogs-Helping-Incarcerated-Mothers-in-Westchester/
  • Good Dog Foundation [Internet], 2017
    The Good Dog Foundation To Hold Fundraising Gala in NYC on May 18th Marking 19 Years of Therapy Dog Service in the Northeast; Dr. Kimberly Collica-Cox and Pace University To Be Honored For Developing First-Ever Study Using Animal-Assisted Therapy To Help Female Inmates Reunite with their Children. Available: http://thegooddogfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/FY17-Gala_Press-Release_2017.04.19FINAL.pdf
  • WDTN News Mention (Ohio) [Internet], 2017
    Puppy Training Program Helps Dogs, Inmates to Get Along. (2017). (Rodzinka, P.). Available: http://www.wdtn.com/community/puppy-training-program- helps-dogs-inmates-to-get-along/1003110026
  • This Dog's Life [Magazine], 2017
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  • Magazine Mention, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences Year in Review 2016-2017 [Magazine], November 2017
    For the Good Dog Foundation Gala and the Wilson Fellowship, Pgs. 30, 31, & 33 respectively.
  • The Ledger [Newspaper], October 7 2017
    Quoted in The Ledger, (2017, October). Hospital Policy Keeps Relatives in Dark About Inmates' Condition. (White, G). Available: http://www.theledger.com/news/20171007/hospital-policy-keeps-relatives-in-dark-about-inmates-condition
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    New Course Offers Parenting, Prisons and Pups (Tucci, J.)
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    Pace people this week: Prison, hip hop, food delivery. Available: http://eastchester.dailyvoice.com/schools/pace-people-this-week-prison-hip-hop-food-delivery/692946/
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    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • Criminal Justice Educators Association of New York State , January 2018
    • New York's Criminal Justice Research Consortium [Member] , January 2018
    • American Jail Association [Member] , October 2017
    • Eastern Sociological Society [Member] , January 2016
    • Alpha Phi Sigma [Chapter Adviser] , February 2015
    • Council on Undergraduate Research [Member] , November 2014
    • American Correctional Association , July 2014
    • FBI's Citizen Academy Alumni Foundation , December 2007
    • Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences , May 2007
    • American Society of Criminology , May 2007
    • Ph.D. Alumni Association of the City of NY , May 2006
    • John Jay College of Criminal Justice Alumni Association , August 2003

    COLLEGE SERVICE

    • Dyson Sabbatical Leave Committee [Committee Chair]
    • Director, Parenting, Prison and Pups [Other]
    • Faculty Concerns Committee [Committee Member]
    • Dyson Curriculum Committee [Attendee, Meeting]

    UNIVERSITY SERVICE

    • Jefferson Awards Nomination Review Committee [Committee Member]
    • Fire Safety and Emergency Action Planning Team [Member]
      Desc: Fire Warden Staff
    • Creative Action Team [Committee Member]
    • Faculty Affairs [Committee Member]
    • Wilson Center for Social Entrepreneurship Steering Committee [Committee Member]
    • Classroom Design Committee [Committee Member]
    • Committee on Buildings, Maintenance and Space Allocation
    • Thesis adviser for the Honor's College for Criminal Justice Students [Faculty Mentor]
    • Community Relations Board Committee for the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan [Committee Member]
    • Financial Literacy Planning Subcommittee [Chairperson]
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