Jennifer Hedlund, Ph.D.

Associate Professor & Internship Director

Contact Information

Office Hours

208-600 Vance Academic Center
Office Phone: (860) 832-2968
Email Address: hedlundj@ccsu.edu
Monday 4:30-5:30pm
Tuesday 12:30-2:00pm
Wednesday 4:30-5:30pm
Thursday 12:30-2:00

Profile

Ph.D., 1997, Michigan State University, Industrial & Organizational Psychology
Research Interests: Pretrial Decision Making, Leadership & Supervision, Personnel Selection & Training

Undergraduate Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Principles & Ethics in Criminal Justice
  • Research Methods in Criminology
  • Crime in Film & Fiction
  • Training & Professional Development
  • Supervised Field Studies in Criminal Justice

Graduate Courses Taught

  • Research Methods in Criminal Justice
  • Assessing & Developing Performance in CJ Organizations
  • Leadership & Organizational Development

Selected Publications and Technical Reports

Hedlund, J., & Bantley, K. (2009, July). The development of guidelines for financial bond recommendations. Final report submitted to: Court Support Services Division, Judicial Branch, State of Connecticut.

Hedlund, J. (2007, April). Expanded validation of a decision aid for pretrial conditional release. Final report submitted to: Court Support Services Division, Judicial Branch, State of Connecticut.

Hedlund, J., Wilt, J.M., Nebel, K., Ashford, S.E., & Sternberg, R.J. (2006). Assessing practical intelligence in business school admissions: A supplement to the Graduate Management Admissions Test. Learning and Individual Differences, 16, 101-127.

Hedlund, J., & Cox, S.M (2005, August). Development and validation of a decision aid for pretrial conditional release. Final report submitted to: Court Support Services Division, Judicial Branch, State of Connecticut.

Hedlund, J., Forsythe, G.B., Horvath, J., Williams, W.M., Snook, S., & Sternberg, R.J. (2003). Identifying and assessing tacit knowledge: Understanding the practical intelligence of military leaders. The Leadership Quarterly, 14, 117-140.

Sternberg, R.J., Forsythe, G.B., Hedlund, J., Horvath, J. A., Wagner, R.K., Williams, W.M., Snook, S., & Grigorenko, E.L. (2000). Practical intelligence in everyday life. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Hedlund, J., Ilgen, D.R., & Hollenbeck, J.R. (1998). Decision accuracy in computer‑mediated versus face‑to‑face team decision making. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 76, 30-47.

Selected Academic Paper Presentations

Cox, S., Hedlund, J., Tafrate, R., & Mitchell, D. (2013, March). The relationship between probation officer supervision strategies and job perceptions. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Dallas, TX.

Andros, A., Hedlund, J., & Bantley, K. (2012, March). Recognition and reporting of insurance fraud in comparison to property crimes. Poster presented at annual meeting of the Academy of the Criminal Justice Sciences, New York, NY.

Hedlund, J., Cox, S.M., Hill, B., & Roberge, G. (2011, November). The influence of guidelines on bond recommendations and pretrial outcomes. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Criminology, Washington, DC.

Dubiel, D. & Hedlund, J. (2009, March). Police fears of liability: An omnipresent threat? Paper presented at the Annual meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Boston, Massachusetts.

Hedlund, J., Bantley, K., Ruffolo, L, Roberge, G., & Hines, M. Increasing consistency in bond recommendations. (2009, March). Paper presented at the Annual meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Boston, Massachusetts.

Sienkiewicz, D. & Hedlund, J. (2007, November). Connecticut sex offender registry: The potential impact of a proactive community notification requirement. Paper presented at the American Society of Criminology Conference, Atlanta, Georgia.

Hedlund, J., Cox, S.M., Hines, M., & Carollo, J. (2007, March). Validation of a decision aid for pretrial conditional release. Poster presented at the Annual meeting of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Seattle, Washington.