Faculty

Faculty

Amy Adamczyk
Amy Adamczyk
Religion, Deviance and Crime, Sociological Theory, Health

George Andreopolous

George Andreopoulos
War Crimes, Crimes Against Humanity & Genocide

Jana Arsovska

Jana Arsovska
International Criminal Justice, Criminology Sociology

Rosemary Barberet

Rosemary Barberet
Crime Indicators, Violence Against Women, Gender and Crime, Cross-Cultural Methodology

Warren "Ned" Benton

Warren “Ned” Benton
Public Administration, Organizational Theory, Corrections, Computer & Criminal Justice

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Teresa Booker
Restorative Justice, Policy Implementation, African Indigenous Courts, Access to Education

David Brotherton

David Brotherton
Juvenile Crime & Justice, Gangs, Qualitative Research, Ethnographic Methods in Criminal Justice

Heath Brown

Heath Brown
Public Policy Process, Justice Policy, Interest Groups, Immigration, NonProfit Studies 
 

Jeff Butts

Jeff Butts
Evaluation of Policies and Programs, especially designed to prevent and reduce youth crime

 

Anthony Carpi

Anthony Carpi
Environmental and Forensic Toxicology

Katarzyna Celinska

Katarzyna Celinska
Violence Prevention, Corrections and Gender

Preeti Chauhan

Preeti Chauhan
Policing, Public Policy, and Corrections

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Angela Crossman
Memory Development, Child Suggestibility, Child Witness Accuracy & Credibility, Deception & False Beliefs

Mark R. Fondacaro

Mark R. Fondacaro
Procedural and Distributive Justice, Multicultural Competence and Decision Making, Ecological Jurisprudence, Family Conflict Resolution, and Juvenile Justice

Joshua D. Freilich

Joshua D. Freilich
Causes of & Responses to Terrorism, Environmental Criminology, Measurement Issues

 

David Green

David Green
Crime and the Media, Crime and Public Opinion, Crime and Political Culture, Comparative Criminology, Sentencing, Sociology of Punishment, Qualitative Methods

Maria Haberfeld

Maria "Maki" Haberfeld
Policing with Emphasis on Comparative, Training, Leadership, Integrity and Ethics, Comparative Criminal Justice, Counter-Terrorism
 

Jonathan Jacobs

Jonathan A. Jacobs
Ethics, Theories of Punishment, Relation Between Law and Morality, Criminalization

 

 

Lila Kazemian

Lila Kazemian
Life-course and Criminal Career Research, Desistance from Crime, Prisoner Reentry, Comparative Research

David Kennedy

David Kennedy
Crime Prevention Strategies, Policing, Gangs & Deterrence, Policy, Oversight and Administration

Lawrence Kobilinsky

Lawrence Kobilinsky
Molecular Biology, Biology, Forensic DNA Analysis

 

Deborah Koetzle

Deborah Koetzle
Corrections, Drug Courts, Risk/Need Assessment, Program Evaluation
 

Margaret Bull-Kovera

Margaret Kovera
Gender-based Violence, Victim Narratives, Feminist Criminology

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Thomas Kubic
Chemical Instrumentation, Electron Microscopy, Light Microscopy, Scientific Evidence

 

Brian Lawton

Brian Lawton
Crime and Place, Officer Decision Making, Police Use of Force

Richard Li

Richard Li
Forensic Science, Forensic Biology and Molecular Biology

Samantha Majic

Samantha Majic
Qualitative Methods, Sex Work / Sex Industry

Marie-Helen Maras

Marie-Helen Maras
Cybercrime, Transnational Terrorism, Transnational Security, Surveillance

Keith Marcus

Keith A. Markus
Test Validity, Program Evaluation, Discourse, Organizational Structure & Change, Interpretation of Statistical & Causal Models and Policy, Oversight and Administration

Candace McCoy

Candace McCoy
Police and Municipal Governance, Courts, Law and Society, Plea Bargaining and Sentencing

 

 

Jeff Mellow

Jeff Mellow
Issues in Correctional Policy, Practice and Organizational Effectiveness, Community Corrections, Reentry, Evaluation of Criminal Justice Programs, Critical Incidents in Prisons and Jails

 Mangai Natarajan

Mangai Natarajan
Criminological Theory, Crime Analysis and Crime Mapping, Cross-Cultural Studies in Criminal Justice, Drug Trafficking, Policing, Comparative Cross-Cultural Research, International Criminal Justice and Violence against Women

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Nicholas D. K. Petraco
Statistical Pattern Recognition of Trace Evidence, Quantum Chemistry, and Mathematical Chemical Physics

 

 

 

 Gohar Petrossian

Gohar Petrossian
Criminological Theory, Crime Analysis and Crime Mapping, Cross-Cultural Studies in Criminal Justice, Drug Trafficking, Policing, Comparative Cross-Cultural Research, International Criminal Justice and Violence against Women

Frank Pezzella

Frank Pezzella
Causes, Correlates, & Consequences of Hate Crimes Victimizations

 

 

 

Eric Piza

Eric Piza
GIS Mapping, Evidence-Base Policing, Program Evaluation, Crime Control Technology

 

 

 

Henry N. Pontell

Henry N. Pontell
Deviance and Social Control, White-Collar and Corporate Crime, Punishment and Criminal Justice System Capacity Issues, Financial and Health Care Fraud, Identity Theft, Comparative Criminology, and Cyber Crime

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Mechthild Prinz
Forensic Genetics, Forensic Biomarkers, Crime Laboratory Ethics and Quality Assurance

Chitra Raghavan

Chitra Raghavan
Intimiate Partner Homicide, Intimate Partner Rape, Femicide and Policy, Oversight and Administration

 

 

Valli Rajah

Valli Rajah
Gender-based Violence, Victim Narratives, Feminist Criminology

Gabrielle Salfati

Gabrielle Salfati
Offender Profiling, Homicide, Sexual Offences, Research Methodology

 Jon M. Shane

Jon M. Shane
Police Policy and Practice, Violent Crime, and Situational Crime Prevention, Theoretical Interests include Routine Activities, Social Disorganization and Environmental Criminology

Richard Schwester

Richard W. Schwester
Public Management, Organization Theory and Management, Research Methods

Hung-En Sung

Hung-En Sung
Substance Abuse and Treatments, Political Corruption, Policing, Comparative Criminal Justice, and Program Evaluation

 

Karen Terry

Karen Terry
Sexual Abuse, Victimization, Sex Offender Policy

 

 

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Valerie West
Criminal Justice, Sociology

Cathy Spatz Widom

Cathy Spatz Widom
Psychology, Quantitative Research Methods

Sung-Suk Violet Yu

Sung-Suk Violet Yu
Environmental Criminology, Correctional Health, Spatial Pattern Analysis, Crime Prevention

Kevin Wolff

Kevin Wolff
Research Advisor