Yoshiko Takahashi, Ph.D.

Associate Professor / Victimology Option Coordinator

OfficePhoneEmailOffice Hours
S2 135 559.278.4800 ytakahashi@csufresno.edu T/TH: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Yoshiko Takahashi began her career at Fresno State in the fall of 2008. Previously, she was a management analyst at the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office where she conducted jail-related studies. She has an M.S. in Criminal Justice and a Ph.D. in Public Policy with a Justice Concentration from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Her research interests are jail inmates, comparative studies of criminal justice, and recovery of victims.

Courses Taught

  • Crim 112: Professionalism in Criminal Justice
  • Crim 175: Comparative Systems of Criminal Justice
  • Crim 50: Statistical and Computer Applications in Criminal Justice
  • Crim 120: Juvenile Delinquency
  • Crim 170: Research Methods
  • Crim 175: Victimology