Dr. Patrick J. Carr

Associate Professor of Sociology
Undergraduate Program Director

  • Communities and Crime
  • Transition to Adulthood
  • Informal Social Control
  • Rural “Brain Drain”
  • Youth Violence
  • Crime Control

Mark Desire

Instructor of Criminal Justice
Forensic Science Advisor

  • Forensic Science

Lennox S. Hinds

Professor Emeritus of Criminal Justice

  • Criminal Law
  • Crimes Against Humanity/Political Terrorism
  • Racial Disparities in Juvenile Arrests
  • Human Rights Law
  • Criminilization of School Misconduct
  • Youth Transitions from Corrections to Educational Settings
  • International Law
  • Criminal Sanctions and Labels

Dr. Paul Hirschfield

Associate Professor of Sociology

  • School Security and Discipline
  • Juvenile Reentry
  • Criminalization
  • Youth and the Police
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Social Program Evaluation

Dr. Lauren Krivo

Professor of Sociology

  • Inequality in Racial & Ethnic Groups
  • Neighborhood Crime in Urban Settings
  • Segregation, Space, and Safety

Dr. Lisa L. Miller

Professor of Political Science

  • Public Law
  • Racial Minorities in Crime
  • Law and Social Policy
  • Federal Criminal Courts
  • Politics and Punishment

Dr. Anne Morrison Piehl

Professor of Economics
Program Director

  • Economics of Crime/Criminal Justice
  • Immigration and Crime
  • Prison Population Boom
  • Prisoner Re-Entry
  • Patterns of Criminal Sentencing Outcomes

Dr. Nina Siulc

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

  • Migration
  • Urban United States
  • Violence and Crime
  • Citizenship
  • Globalization
  • Political and Legal Anthropology
  • Punitive Cultures
  • Cultural Practice & Performance
  • Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Public Policy
  • Youth and Child Socialization
  • Ethnographic Film

Dr. Robert Szejner

Instructor of Criminal Justice
Faculty Student Advisor

  • Juvenile Justice
  • Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice
  • Correctional Education

Dr. Alec Walen

Professor of Philosophy & Law

  • Criminal Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Counterterrorism Law
  • Moral Philosophy
  • National Security Law
  • Jurisprudence
Criminal justice s

Dr. Michael Welch

Professor of Criminal Justice

  • Punishment/Corrections
  •  Foucault Studies
  • Human Rights



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