The Department of Philosophy


Faculty-Affiliated Centers, Institutes, and Projects at John Jay:

John Jay College Health and Justice Project (Professors Sung, Mellow, West, Pezzella, and Yu, Core Investigators):

John Jay College Center on Terrorism (Charles B. Strozier, Director & Dennis Kenney):

John Jay College Center for Crime Prevention and Control (David Kennedy, Director):

John Jay College Institute for Criminal Justice Ethics (William Heffernan):

John Jay College Center for International Human Rights (Marcia Esparza, Professor in International Human Rights Minor):


Faculty-Affiliated Projects outside of John Jay:

The Historical Memory Project (Marcia Esparza, Founder and Director):

National Network for Safe Communitites (David Kennedy, Network Co-Chair):

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)(Joshua Freilich, Executive Committee Member):

National Institute of Corrections’ Transition from Jail to the Community Project (Jeff Mellow, Project Team Member):

Office of National Drug Council Policy’s Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring Program (Jeff Mellow, Site Director for Manhattan):


Evan Mandery, Chairperson
524 West 59th Street, Room 2121N, New York, NY 10019
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