Advisory Board Members

 

 

 

Co-Chair

Paul Butler

Associate Dean for Faculty Development,

Carville Dickinson Benson Research Professor of Law,

George Washington University Law School

 

 

 

Co-Chair

Dr. Beth Richie

Head, African American Studies Department,

University of Illinois at Chicago

 

 

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Dr. C. Jama Adams

Chairperson of African American Studies Department,

Associate Professor,

John Jay College

 

 

 

Dr. Luis Barrios

Chair and Professor,

Department of Latin American and Latina/o Studies,

John Jay College

 

 

 

Dr. David Brotherton

Chairperson, Department of Sociology,

John Jay College

 

 

 

Dr. Rodney Brunson

Center for the Study of Crime, Delinquency and Corrections,

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

 

 

 

Dr. Todd R. Clear

Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Program of Doctoral Studies in the Graduate Center of CUNY

 

 

 

Eddie Ellis

Co-founder, President of Community Justice Center;

National Chairman of the NuLeadership Policy Group,

Medgar Evers College, City University of New York

 

 

 

Prof. Carrie Garrow

Executive Director, Center for Indigenous Law, Governance & Citizenship,

Syracuse University School of Law

 

 

 

Dr. Philip Goff

Assistant Professor of Psychology,

University of California, Los Angeles;

Russell Sage Foundation

 

 

 

Prof. Tami Gold

Filmmaker and Professor of Film and Video,

Hunter College

www.andersongoldfilms.com

 

 

 

Prof. Diana Gordon

Senior Research Scholar and Professor Emerita (political science),

Ph. D. Program in Criminal Justice,

John Jay College of Criminal Justice;

former president of the National Council on Crime and Delinquency

 

 

 

Dr. Helen Taylor Greene

Professor of Public Affairs,

Texas Southern University

 

 

 

Stephen Handelman

Director, Center on Media, Crime and Justice,

John Jay College

 

 

 

Prof. David A. Harris

Professor of Law,

University of Pittsburgh School of Law

 

 

 

Dr. Tracie Keesee

Chief of Research,

Denver Police Department

 

 

 

Prof. Andrew Leong,  J.D.

Associate Professor of Law,

University of Massachusetts, Boston

 

 

 

Dr. Ma’at Erica Lewis

Director, Counseling Department,

John Jay College

 

 

 

Marc Mauer

Executive Director,

The Sentencing Project, Washington, DC

 

 

 

Dr. Suzanne Oboler

Latin America and Latina/o Studies Department,

John Jay College

 

 

 

Dr. Wilson Palacios

Associate Professor,

University of South Florida

 

 

 

Dr. Ruth Peterson

Distinguished Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences,

Professor of Sociology,

Director of the Criminal Justice Research Center,

Ohio State University

 

 

 

Dr. Divine Pryor

Deputy Executive Director,

Center for NuLeadership on Urban Solutions,

Medgar Evers College

 

 

 

Dr. Katheryn Russell-Brown

Professor of Law;

Director, Center for the Study of Race and Race Relations

Levin Law School at University of Florida

 

 

 

Dr. Natalie Sokoloff

Professor, Department of Sociology,

John Jay College

 

 

 

Dr. Douglas Thompkins

Department of Sociology,

John Jay College;

CUNY Black Male Initiative

 

 

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Dr. Vernetta Young

Associate Professor of Sociology & Anthropology,

Howard University

Collaborations

 

Announcements

In The News

 

New and Upcoming Scholarship on Race, Crime and Justice

 

Race, Crime, and Justice Related Publications by Faculty and Visiting Faculty

 

Visiting Scholars

 

Police Accountability

Recent Research

 

Immigraton Policy and Practice

• Recent Research

 

Student Education for Advocacy

 

Related Links

 

Student Fellows

 

Race, Crime and Justice: A Fresh Look at Old Questions (2008 Orison S. Marden Lecture delivered to The New York City Bar Association by President Jeremy Travis)

 

The Role of Critical Race Theory in Understanding Race, Crime, and Justice Issues

(Inaugural Colloquium delivered by Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic, University of Pittsburgh, School of Law)

 

And Justice for All? Assessing the Changing Climate for Criminal Justice Reform

2008 Annual Colloquium by Advisory Board Member Marc Mauer, Director, The Sentencing Project

 

Congratulations to our 2009 Power of One Racial Justice Awards Recipients:

The late Honorable Robert E. Francis, Superior Court of New Jersey

Celeste Fitzgerald, Program Director of New Jerseyans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty

Leonardo Blair, freelance journalist, formerly of the New York Post

Click Here to go to our Announcements page to read more about the Awards and recipients

 

Race and Crime Bibliography

 

Advisory Board

 

Dr. Delores Jones Brown, Director
djonesbr@jjay.cuny.edu
212.484.1151