Personnel Profile

Dr. Joe Domino, Professor - Criminology & Sociology

Dr. Joe Domino

University of Georgia, 1976

Professional Experience:

  • Stephen F. Austin State University, Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • University of Georgia, Instructor;
  • TAMUK, Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate professor, Professor,
  • Director of Applied Arts and Sciences,
  • Director of Statewide Corrections Intern program,
  • Chair of the Department of Psychology and Sociology,
  • Interim Director of Social Work.


  • Journals Article/Abstracts: 
    • Journal of Deviant Behavior
    • Social Science Perspective Journal
    • ERIC
    • TACT Bulletin
    • Sociological Abstracts. 
  • Research Paper Presentations: 
    • Over 35 presentations at the annual meetings of organizations such as
      • Mid-South Sociological Association
      • Southwestern Social Science Association
      • National Social Science Association
      • Southern Sociological Association.

Awards and Honors (TAMUK):

  • The William J. Hall Faculty Award
  • TAMUK University Distinguish Service Award for Extraordinary Contribution to the University

Research Interests:

  • Occupational burnout of correctional personnel
  • sexual aggression among college students
  • poaching as a form of deviant behavior.

Courses taught at TAMUK:

  •  Introduction to Sociology
  • Social Problems
  • Medical Sociology
  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
  • Population Problems
  • Sociological Theory
  • Methods of Social Research
  • Corrections
  • Police and Society
  • Organized and White Collar Crime
  • Victimology
  • Internship in Corrections
  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Computer Applications for the Behavioral Sciences
  • Seminar: Sociology of Murder
  • Seminar: Juvenile Delinquency
  • Seminar: Advanced Studies in Corrections
  • Special topics courses (graduate and undergraduate.

Personal Information: 

Married, 2 children (1 TAMUK Alumni), Hobbies include: Restoration of 1928-31 Model A Fords, Hunting, Fishing, Traveling.

Contact Information

Department of Psychology & Sociology
Manning 156
MSC 177 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: 361-593-2703
fax: 361-593-2707
Personal Website:

This page was last updated on: December 7, 2016