Tenure-line Faculty

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  • Beidi Dong

    Beidi Dong

    Associate Professor

    Firearm violence and policy, crime/violence, punishment, and health, crime and place, life-course criminology/criminal careers, social media and network analysis

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  • Catherine Gallagher

    Catherine Gallagher

    Associate Professor

    Juvenile Justice; Health outcomes and delivery for vulnerable populations; Suicide, injury, illness and deaths in confinement; Evidence synthesis and big data analytics for healthcare and justice policy

  • Charlotte Gill

    Charlotte Gill

    Director of the MS Program

    Associate Professor

    Community-based crime prevention, place-based criminology, policing, youth and crime, program evaluation, mixed-methods research, research synthesis

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  • Yasemin Irvin-Erickson

    Yasemin Irvin-Erickson

    Assistant Professor

    Violence against women, domestic violence, identity fraud victimization, economic empowerment of vulnerable populations; evidence synthesis

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  • Devon Johnson

    Devon Johnson

    Interim Director of Graduate Programs

    Associate Professor

    Public opinion on criminal justice issues, race and criminal justice, politics of crime and justice policy, survey methods

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  • Christopher Koper

    Christopher Koper

    Professor

    Firearms, violence, and public policy; police and crime control; technology and organizational change in policing; policy and program evaluation

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  • Jin R. Lee

    Jin R. Lee

    Assistant Professor

    Cybercrime, cybersecurity, cyberpsychology, online interpersonal violence, computer-mediated communications, big data

  • Evan Marie Lowder

    Evan Marie Lowder

    Assistant Professor

    Justice-involved behavioral health populations, mental health courts and diversion programs, risk assessment, racial disparities, opioid crisis, quantitative research methods

  • Cynthia Lum

    Cynthia Lum

    University Professor

    Policing strategies, tactics, and organization, crime prevention, evidence-based crime policy and evaluation, translational criminology, justice technologies

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  • Linda M. Merola

    Linda M. Merola

    Associate Professor

    Constitutional law, privacy and technology, terrorism, evidence-based courts, survey and experimental methods

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  • Robert J. Norris

    Robert J. Norris

    Associate Professor

    Social change and legal reform; Politics in the criminal legal system; Public opinion; Social justice and critical criminology; Wrongful convictions; Capital punishment

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  • Cesar J. Rebellon

    Cesar J. Rebellon

    Professor

    Criminological Theory, Juvenile Delinquency, Peer Networks, Quantitative Methods, Social Psychology

  • Allison D. Redlich

    Allison D. Redlich

    University Professor

    Guilty pleas, interrogations and confessions, wrongful convictions, mental health courts, and experimental criminology

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  • Janani Umamaheswar

    Janani Umamaheswar

    Assistant Professor

    Gender, punishment and incarceration, the life course, qualitative research methods

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  • David Weisburd

    David Weisburd

    Distinguished Professor

    Police innovation, geography of crime (crime and place), experimental criminology, statistics and research methods, white collar crime

  • James Willis

    James Willis

    Chair

    Professor

    Police organizations, police reform, police decision making, police technology, punishment in an historical context

  • David B Wilson

    David B Wilson

    University Professor

    Crime prevention, juvenile delinquency, and correctional treatment programs, meta-analysis, quantitative research methods

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  • Sue-Ming Yang

    Sue-Ming Yang

    Associate Professor

    Place-based criminology, racial stereotypes and urban disorder perception, experimental methods, international terrorism