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Name Judah Oudshoorn
School School of Health & Life Sciences and Community Services
Program Bachelor of Community and Criminal Justice
Academic and Professional Designations
  • PhD Student, Social Work, Wilfrid Laurier University 

  • MA, Conflict Transformation, Eastern Mennonite University 

  • BA (Hons.), Sociology, McMaster University 

  • BA, Sociology, University of Windsor

Title Professor
Courses Taught
  • LAW 71450 Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice 
  • SOC 72000 Social Issues I: Risks & Challenges 
  • LAW 72320 Alternative Dispute Resolution Strategies 
  • LAW 73010 Youth Justice 
  • LAW 74090 Community Corrections
Areas of Expertise & Interest
  • Restorative Justice 

  • Youth Justice 

  • Male and Colonial Violence

Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities
  • Restorative Justice Mediator with the Correctional Service Canada 

  • Individual & Group Counsellor for men who have used violence. 

  • Writer and Editor for academic and nonacademic presses.

Major Research Projects, Scholarly Activities, and/or Publications

  • Oudshoorn, J. (2016). Trauma-Informed Juvenile Justice in the United States. Toronto: Canadian Scholar’s Press Inc.  

  • Oudshoorn, J. (2015). Trauma-Informed Youth Justice in Canada: A new framework toward a kinder future. Toronto: Canadian Scholar’s Press Inc. 

  • Oudshoorn, J., Stutzman Amstutz, L., & Jackett, M. (2015). The Little Book of Restorative Justice for Sexual Abuse. New York: Skyhorse Publishing.


Additional Information I thoroughly enjoy teaching and learning together with students. I am very proud of the accomplishments of many current and past Bachelor of Community and Criminal Justice students.

Email Address joudshoorn@conestogac.on.ca


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