Christine Poole

Degree Program: MS


Christine is a second-year master's student at the University of Alabama who is seeking a degree in Criminology & Criminal Justice. Prior to attending UA, she completed her undergraduate degrees at the University of South Florida where she earned a B.A. in Criminology and a B.S. in Psychology. Her thesis is focused on Public Perception on the death penalty and focusing specifically on what type of individuals are willing to change their opinion on the topic. Following the completion of her master's, she intends to pursue a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology to further her career as a Forensic Psychologist.

Selected Publications

Vaughn-Somervell, S., Poole, C., Gardner, R., Winters, B., Dewey, S., & Roberts, S. (2023). An Evaluation of Tablet-Based Education in Two State Prisons. Journal of Correctional Education, to be published May 2023.