Trust is Hard to Come by: Race, Place, and Policing
Dr. Rod Brunson is the Dean of and a Professor in the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University. Dr. Brunson is an award-winning scholar, prolific author, and sought after speaker who is widely known for his expertise regarding the impact of concentrated neighborhood disadvantage, police-community relations, qualitative research methods, and youth violence – specifically, youths’ experiences in neighborhood contexts, with a special focus on the interactions of race, class, and gender, and their relationship to criminal justice practices. Over the last two decades, Dr. Brunson published more than sixty articles, book chapters, and essays. His scholarship appears in numerous prominent academic journals such as, the British Journal of Criminology, Crime & Delinquency, Criminology, Criminology & Public Policy, Gender & Society, the Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Justice Quarterly, Sociological Quarterly, and Urban Affairs Review. He is the recipient of multiple prestigious awards (Coramae Richey Mann Award, American Society of Criminology, Division on People of Color and Crime, 2017; Tory J. Caeti Outstanding Young Scholar Memorial Award, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Juvenile Justice Section, 2010; New Scholar Award, American Society of Criminology, Division on People of Color and Crime, 2008).
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
Curry Student Center, 322
346 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA, Boston