Obi N. I. Ebbe
Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., 1981, Southern Illinois University
308E Brock Hall
Social Statistics SOC 2500
Introduction to Sociology SOC 1510
Criminology SOC 3210
Professor Obi N. I. Ebbe is a recognized expert in the field of political criminology, quantitative methods, statistics, and comparative and international criminal justice systems. He also has specialty in policing and sociological theory. Dr. Ebbe holds the University of London General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level in History, six papers at the Ordinary Level, and Advanced Level in Economics and Government with the West African Examinations Council. He is an Honors College Graduate of Western Michigan University, and received his Ph. D. in sociology from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1981. He has published three books and numerous articles.
His most recent book is Comparative and International Criminal Justice Systems: Policing, Judiciary, and Corrections, 2nd edition. (Boston: Butterworth/Heinemann, 2000) Dr. Ebbe is the Coordinator of The International Police Executive Symposium (IPES), and a member of the American Society of Criminology, and The Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.
Obi N. I. Ebbe published "Organized Crime in Nigeria" as a chapter in TRADITIONAL ORGANIZED CRIME IN THE MODERN WORLD: RESPONSES TO SOCIOECONOMIC CHANGE, edited by Dina Siegel and Henk van de Bunt. New York: Springer Publishers. pp: 169-188 (August 2012).