Jessica Warner

Jessica J Warner , PHD

Sr Research Associate

Professional Summary

Dr. Warner joined the University of Cincinnati Corrections Institute as a Senior Research Associate (SRA) in January 2024. As an SRA, she works with agencies, practitioners, scholars, justice-involved individuals, and her team to research, develop, disseminate, and implement evidence-based practices in corrections. Dr. Warner has served as a consultant to many correctional agencies nationally and internationally by providing training, technical assistance, and evaluation services. She earned her doctorate in Criminal Justice from the School of Criminal Justice at the University of Cincinnati in 2015. Her practical experience includes working as a quality improvement manager and security staff at various community correctional facilities. Her research specializations include correctional rehabilitation, reentry, justice and community collaborations, organizational climate in corrections, and victimization. She has published in Criminal Justice Policy ReviewCorrections: Policy, Practice and Research, and the Journal of School Violence.


Doctorate: University of Cincinnati 2015 (Criminal Justice)

Master of Business Administration: Miami University 2025

Women in Leadership Certificate: Cornell University 2018


Peer Reviewed Publications

Manchak, Sarah M; Warner, Jessica J; Farringer, Alison J; Pate, Symone; Anderson, Valerie R (2023. ) Interpersonal process features of collaboration between probation and behavioral health practitioners.Psychological services, , More Information

Manchak, S.M., Light, S., Farringer, A.J., DiRienzo, F., Gutierrez, L., & Warner, J. J. (2024. ) Reducing community supervision failure for people with mental illness: Strategies for promoting success.Corrections: Policy, Practice, and Research, , More Information

Elechi, O. O., Lambert, E. G., Otu, S., Hall, D. E., Warner, J. J., Jenkins, M., & Lanterman, J., L (2023. ) Organizational trust and correctional staff job stress: A test among Nigerian prison officers.Psychology, Crime, and Law, , More Information

Warner, J. J., Rorem, D., Cooke, L., Pealer, J., & Schweitzer-Smith, M. (2019. ) Cross national collaboration in implementing evidence-based practices.Corrections: Policy, Practice and Research, , More Information

Ticknor, B., and Warner, J. J. (2018. ) Exploring classification under SORNA: Testing for classification errors and racial bias.Criminal Justice Policy Review, , 31 (1 ) ,3 More Information

Carter, J. A., DeCresce-Carter, S., & Warner, J. J. (2018. ) Accessing sexual health resources: An analysis of the ease-of-access of sexual health resources on Ohio regional campus websites and social media .AURCO Journal, , 24 ,45

McNeeley, S., & Warner, J. J. (2015. ) Replication in Criminology: A necessary practice.European Journal of Criminology, , 12 (5 ) ,581 More Information

Invited Publications

Ticknor, B., Warner, J., Rojas, C., Madero, A., & Lytle, D. (2021. ) Seeing the Vision and Moving Forward: The Future of the CrimCon Conference from the New Board. .Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice & Criminology, 10 (4 ) , More Information

Perkins, W., & Warner, J. J. (2017. ) Sexual violence response and prevention: Studies of campus policies and practices.Journal of School Violence, 16 (3 ) ,237 More Information

Contact Information

2220 Victory Parkway
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45206
Phone: 513-556-0721