David Maimon is an Associate Professor in the department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Maryland. He received his Ph.D. in Sociology from the Ohio State University in 2009. David’s research interests include theories of human behaviors,computer crimes and communities and crime. His current research focuses on computer hacking and system trespassing, computer networks vulnerabilities to cyber attacks (see www.cybernudge.com), smartphone users vulnerabilities to cybercrime (see www.pocket-security.org), online fraud, and copyright infringment.  

Areas of Interest

  • Cybercrime, Criminological Theory, Neighborhood Effects, Experimental Criminology


  • Degree Details
    Ph.D. Ohio State University
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
CCJS389H Independent Research in Criminology and Criminal Justice Spring 2018 Syllabus
CCJS418B CCJS418B Cyber Crime Spring 2018 Syllabus

Primary Investigator

Current Students

Maimon David
2220F LeFrak Hall
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
dmaimon [at] umd.edu