Distinguished Professor Cathy Spatz Widom (GC/John Jay, Psychology) was today named a winner of the 2016 Stockholm Prize in Criminology, the highest honor a scholar can achieve in the field. Read more
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The Tea Party Divided: The Hidden Diversity of a Maturing Movement
The Ph.D. Program in Criminal Justice at John Jay College/The Graduate Center is holding an information session for prospective students. With a distinguished faculty trained in a wide range of disciplines, a dynamic cohort of graduate students, and an abundance of opportunities to gain both academic and applied research experience, the Ph.D. Program in Criminal Justice provides a stimulating environment for the pursuit of scholarship in the heart of New York City. We are ranked among the top ten criminal justice doctoral programs in the country.
In a recent hire with important ramifications for the City, doctoral student Jeanene Barrett (GC/John Jay, Criminal Justice) will manage the Joint Remedial Process (JRP), a community engagement process that seeks to gather input from those who are most affected by stop-and-frisk. Read more
Congratulations to Dr. Thomas A. Kubic, Professor of Forensic Science, winner of the 2015 Émile M. Chamot Award!
Ph.D. Student Cynthia-Lee Maragh (Criminal Justice) has been named recipient of the $10,000 John Jay Criminal Justice Ph.D. Fellowship.
Jeff Butts, Director of the Research and Evaluation Center at John Jay College and Professor of the Criminal Justice Ph.D. program, has been appointed to the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs (OJP) Science Advisory Board. Read more
Jennifer Peirce New Scholar of Pierre Elliot Trudeau Foundation
Jennifer Peirce has been named a recipient of the Pierre Elliot Trudeau Foundation doctoral scholarship. Read more
Don’t Call on Washington to Reform Your Police
The Hill.com, 5.11.15 Read more