Dr. Anita N. Blowers is the new coordinator of the Legal Studies program and a visiting instructor in the School of Criminology & Criminal Justice. She is also an associate professor emeritus in the Dept. of Criminal Justice and Criminology at UNC Charlotte. Dr. Blowers received her Ph.D. in criminal justice from the University at Albany, State University of New York. Her research focuses on elder abuse and neglect, older offenders and the criminal justice system, sentencing, and criminal justice policy. Visit Legal Studies Site