On June 1, Arcadia University celebrated faculty and staff at the 2022 Years of Service Luncheon. The ceremony recognized outstanding research, teaching, and student support efforts by faculty and staff, including milestone years of service, in 5-year increments (5 years through 45 years). Several...
In efforts to advance scholarship on race, racism, and social justice in the past as well as the contemporary world, the directors of the Center for Antiracist Scholarship, Advocacy, and Action (CASAA) at Arcadia University unveiled a new initiative—the CASAA Microgrants Program—in March 2022. Part...
While the Inside-Out Prison Exchange program looked a little different this semester than it has in the 17-year history at Arcadia, students remained engaged in challenging discussions about the criminal justice system and its impact on society.
For the first time, the Inside-Out program was...
Hi! I am an assistant professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice in the department of Sociology, Anthropology & Criminal Justice. My primary research interests include drug policy, cultural criminology, critical race theory, media, and restorative and transformative justice. My current research focuses on opioid crisis, addiction, and drug war. I promote research that prioritizes social advocacy and activism. I have worked with a variety of harm reduction and anti-incarceration organizations and have published in Critical Criminology, Contemporary Drug Problems, and Theoretical Criminology. I am also an instructor in the Inside-Out: Prison Exchange Program.
- CJ 160: Crime & Punishment
- PRV 181: Dark Dublin: Exploring Ghost Criminology
- CJ 205: Wrongful Convictions & Exonerations
- CJ 230: Drugs & Society
- CJ 235: Fear, Crime & Media
- CJ 260: Prisons & Corrections
- CJ/SO 311: Social Justice in Action
- CJ/SO 330: Research Methods
- ID 330: Inside-Out: Crime & Justice