Criminology Forum

“Youth Violence: A Multi-Level Study of Offenders and Victims”
When Apr 27, 2015
from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Where 406 Oswald Tower
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Eileen M. Ahlin, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, School of Public Affairs, Penn State Harrisburg, and Maria João Lobo Antunes, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice, Towson University will be presenting their research for the last Crim Forum of the Spring semester.

Eileen M. Ahlin, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of Criminal Justice in the School of Public Affairs at Penn State Harrisburg. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2010. Her research interests include violence, criminological theory, neighborhood effects, and community corrections. Maria João Lobo Antunes, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice at Towson University. Dr. Lobo Antunes received her Ph.D. from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2012. Her research interests center on the intersections of neighborhood, family and youth development, with special focus on the influence of neighborhood disorder on youth violent and antisocial behavior. Their research on youth violence has been published in Journal of Community Psychology, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Race and Justice, and Journal of Youth and Adolescence.