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 target selection or crime reporting behaviors. 

Areas of Interest

  • Corrections; Health; Social Demography; Crime and Place
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Degrees

  • Degree Type
    PhD
    Degree Details
    University at Albany, SUNY
  • Degree Type
    MA
    Degree Details
    University at Albany, SUNY
  • Degree Type
    BA
    Degree Details
    Dickinson College
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
CCJS700 Advanced Research Methods in Criminology and Criminal Justice Spring 2020
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2220G LeFrak Hall
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Email
lporter1 [at] umd.edu
Office Hours
On leave, Fall 2021