Sarah Prior

Sarah Prior Lecturer
Northern Arizona University
Criminology and Criminal Justice
Blg SBS Rm #359
Phone: 928-523-6789



BA Sociology Gonzaga University
MA Applied Sociology Northern Arizona University
PhD Justice Studies Arizona State University 

Professional interests

  • Gender/Sexuality
  • Education
  • Identity Construction
  • Media
  • Incarceration

Recent publications and projects

Prior, S. (forthcoming 2013) “Youth, Sex and Gender: Ethical Dilemmas in Employing Critical Youth Studies”. International Journal of Multiple Research Approaches. 7:3.

Johnson, J., S. Flett Prior, K.R. Abbott, E. Z. Ableser. (eds) (2013). Theories on Justice.2nd edition. Dubuque: Kendall Hunt Publishing Company.

Prior, S. (forthcoming 2013) “Scary Sex: The Moral Discourse of Glee”. The MoralPanics of Sexuality. Fahs, B., S. Stage, and M. Dudy (eds). Palgrave MacMillian.

Prior, S. (In review, 2014). “Schooling Gender: Constructing Identity in High School”. In D. J. Davis, R. J. Brunn, & J. L. Olive (Eds.), Intersectionality in Education Research. Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing, LLC.

Academic affiliations