Lauren Porter's research centers on punishment, with particular interest in the health and wellbeing of currently and/or formerly incarcerated individuals. She is also interested in topics related to the criminology of place, such as how aspects of the social and physical environment affect crime concentration and crime reporting. 

Areas of Interest

  • Corrections; Health; Social Demography; Crime and Place
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  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    University at Albany, SUNY
  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    University at Albany, SUNY
  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    Dickinson College
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
CCJS700 Advanced Research Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice Spring 2020

Related Students (Listed by Student on Student's Profile)

  • Cassandra Philippon
  • Yesenia Yanez
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Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
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Office Hours
On leave, Fall 2021