Political Science and Criminal Justice

Sally Anderson, J.D.

Sally Anderson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice. She is the Internship Coordinator for the Department’s Legal Studies Program and is a Supervising Attorney at the Community Legal Information Center. She received her J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and has been an active member of the State Bar of California since 2000. After practicing as an attorney in the civil litigation field, with an emphasis in workers’ rights, she began her teaching career at CSU, Chico in 2006. Professor Anderson’s teaching and research interests include civil litigation, administrative law, clinical legal education, service learning, and the impacts of AB109 on the California criminal justice system. Professor Anderson currently serves as the Inmate Advocate for the Butte County Jail providing assistance to inmates regarding jail conditions.