Program Faculty

no imageOlena Antonaccio, Ph.D. (North Carolina State University)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Criminological theory, juvenile delinquency, cross-national research, survey research, cybercrime


Professor Roger Dunham photoRoger G. Dunham, Ph.D. (Washington State University)
(DEPARTMENT CHAIRPERSON)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Police decision-making, police use of force, racial profiling by police, juvenile delinquency, deviance theories


photo of professor Amie L. NielsenAmie L. Nielsen, Ph.D. (University of Delaware)
(PROGRAM DIRECTOR)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Violence, immigration, race and ethnicity


photo of Professor Kathryn NowotnyKathryn Nowotny, Ph.D. (University of Colorado Boulder)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Health disparities, correctional health & health care, drug use & abuse, mental health


Professor Marisa Omori photoMarisa Kei Omori, Ph.D. (University of California, Irvine)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Racial stratification within criminal justice institutions, courts and sentencing, drug use and drug policy, research methods


Professor Nick Petersen photoNick Petersen, Ph.D. (University of California, Irvine)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Law & society, racial stratification, geography and criminal justice, research methods, statistics

 

 

Affiliated Sociology Department Faculty

Professor Michael French photoMichael French, Ph.D. (Boston College)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Health economics, economics of crime, program evaluation, substance abuse research, risky behaviors, econometrics


Robert J. Johnson, Ph.D. (University of Utah)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Mental health, life course, aging, deviance, LGBTQ Studies, terrorism


Professor Jan Sokol-Katz photoJan Sokol-Katz, Ph.D. (University of Miami)

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Drug abuse, Juvenile Delinquency, Deviance, Sociology of Sport