Olena Antonaccio

Assoc. Professor
Director of Criminology and Criminal Justice MS/Certificate Program

Phone:
(305) 284-2075
Locator Code:
2030
 
Career

Education

2008Ph.D. Sociology North Carolina State University
2001 Criminal Justice John Jay College of Criminal Justice
1999B.A. Criminal Justice Lees-McRae College
1998B.A. Foreign Languages and Literature Lviv State University

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Crime and Deviance, Sociological Theory, Survey Research, Cross-national Research

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Crime and Deviance, Sociological Theory, Survey Research, Cross-national Research

Professional Experience

2008 - Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Miami
2003 - 2008Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, North Carolina State University
2001 - 2003Adjunct Instructor, Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Lees-McRae College
1999 - 2000Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Law and Police Science, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Honors & Acknowledgements

Graduate Dean’s List, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 1999-2001
1999 Class Valedictorian, Lees-McRae College, Banner Elk, NC, 1999
Criminal Justice Award, Lees-McRae College, Banner Elk, NC, 1999
Calvin Lindsey Academic Scholarship, Lees-McRae College, Banner Elk, NC, 1998
International Presidential Scholarship, Lees-McRae College, Banner Elk, NC, 1997-1999
Diploma with Honors, Lviv State University, Lviv, Ukraine, 1998

Conferences & Events

2017
Cognitive Decision Making, Situational Awareness, and Cyber Security Behaviors in a Cross-National Context: Evidence from Israel and the United States | Annual Meetings of the American Society of Criminology, Philadelphia, PA
Olena Antonaccio, Eric Louderback, Eric, Tamar Berenblum, and David Maimon
2017
Strain, Control, and Unexplored Community Characteristics | Annual Meetings of the American Society of Criminology, Philadelphia, PA
Botchkovar, Ekaterina, Olena Antonaccio, and Lorine Hughes
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Memberships

American Sociological Association (Section on Crime, Law, and Deviance)
American Society of Criminology
Southern Sociological Society
Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society
Research

SELECTED RECENT FUNDED RESEARCH

Olena Antonaccio (Principal Investigator, University of Miami) with Saman Zonouz (Principal Investigator, Rutgers University), Manohar Murthi (Co-Principal Investigator, University of Miami), Kamal Premaratne (Co-Principal Investigator, University of Miami). 2013-2015. “Cybercrime Susceptibility in the Sociotechnical System: Exploration of Integrated Micro- and Macro-Level Sociotechnical Models of Cybersecurity.” Grant funded by National Science Foundation. $200,000.

Antonaccio, Olena (Principal Investigator). 2012. “Religion, Social Networks, Personality, and Negative Life Outcomes: Do Cross-Cultural Contexts Matter?” Provost Research Award, University of Miami. $10,500.

 

EDITORIAL BOARDS
  • Editorial Board Member. Criminology, the journal of the American Society of Criminology (2015-2017)

    Assistant Editor. Newsletter of the Crime, Law and Deviance Section of the American Sociological Association (2006-2007)

LIST OF SPECIALTIES: Crime and Deviance, Sociological Theory, Survey Research, Cross-national Research

Research Projects

Understanding and Preventing Youth Crime: A Comparative Study in France, Germany, the Netherlands, the UK and the US

2014-2017

(with Ineke Marshall and Ekaterina Botchkovar)

Funded by the NSF grant to Northeastern University

 

Neighborhood Survey on Crime in Russia and Ukraine

2009

(with Ekaterina Botchkovar and Lorine Hughes)

Tri-Site Survey on Crime and Deviance in Bangladesh and Urban and Rural Ukraine

2008

(with Jonathan Brauer and Charles Tittle)

 

Tri-Country Survey on Crime and Deviance in Greece, Russia, and Ukraine

2006

(with Ekaterina Botchkovar, and Maria Kranidioti, and Charles Tittle)

Survey of Juvenile Delinquency in Lviv, Ukraine

2006

(with William Smith)

Publications

Botchkovar, Ekaterina, Olena Antonaccio, and Lorine Hughes "Neighbourhood Disorder, Collective Sentiments and Personal Strain: Bringing Neighbourhood Context into General Strain Theory" British Journal of Criminology (2017). [Link]


Hughes, Lorine, Olena Antonaccio and Ekaterina Botchkovar "A Multilevel Test of Merton’s Anomie Theory: An Application to Crime in Russia and Ukraine" Journal of Quantitative Criminology (2017). [Link]