University of Memphis photo.
Expert List and Speakers Bureau Experts & Speakers

The University of Memphis Expert List is a source for media needing subject experts to provide commentary on or analysis of news events and other topics.

Many of the faculty listed are also available for speaking engagements - look for the "Speakers Bureau" designation.

To use the site, browse or search for a specific subject area or a specific faculty member.

 

List Experts | List Subjects | List Experts by Subject

Search Type    

Wayne Pitts

Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice
Campus: Main
Email: wpitts@memphis.edu
Office Phone:
Areas of Expertise:
Corrections
Guatemala
Immigration issues
Mexico
Prison conditions

About the Expert:
2003 Ph.D. Sociology, University of New MexicornDissertation Title: "Recent Mexican Immigration to the Rural South: A Case Study in Western North Carolina"1995 M.A. Sociology, University of New MexicoM.A. Thesis Title: “Political Violence and Tourism: A Case Analysis of Chiapas, Mexico.”I have lived and travelled in Mexico for extended periods of time since 1987. My most extensive experiences are in Oaxaca (were I lived a couple of years), Chiapas, Durango, Nuevo Laredo, Coahuila, and other states in the north. I have been working and studying in Guatemala for the past two years.

If you need information on a subject that is not listed, please call 901/678-2843 or e-mail prnews@memphis.edu.

Faculty interested in being a part of the Expert List and/or Speakers Bureau: Sign up now.



Media Resources
Facts at a Glance

Office of Communications Services
303 Administration Building
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: 901/678-2843
Fax: 901/678-3607
e-mail: prnews@memphis.edu
Text Only | Print | Got a Question? Ask TOM | Contact Us | Memphis, TN 38152 | 901/678-2000 | Copyright 2013 University of Memphis | Important Notice | Last Updated: 
                       
Last Updated: 2/11/14