Race and Justice Lab
The Race and Justice Lab utilizes strategic social science research methodologies to assist government agencies, educational institutions, and community stakeholders in the development of policy changes to advance racial justice.
The Race and Justice Lab focuses on identifying and understanding racial disparities in the administration of justice, evaluating efforts to remedy racial disparities and bias across stages of the justice system and illuminating the role of implicit and explicit racial bias in the criminal justice system.
Associate Director and Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice; PhD Program Director; Director of Race and Justice Lab
Professor Kevin Drakulich’s work is concerned with how Americans think about crime and justice, both within communities and as tied to broader social issues. In this work he has a particular focus on dynamics of race and racism. At the local level, t…
Professor of the Practice Emeritus in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Jack McDevitt is the co-author of three books: Hate Crimes: The Rising Tide of Bigotry and Bloodshed, Hate Crime Revisited: American War on Those Who Are Different (both with Jack Levin) and Victimology (with Judy Sgarzy). He has spoken on hate crime…