Lauren Porter earned a Ph.D. in sociology from University at Albany-SUNY in 2012. Much of her research centers on punishment, especially the incarceration-health nexus. 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 and crime reporting.
Areas of Interest
- Corrections; Health; Social Demography; Crime and Place
Degree TypePhDDegree DetailsUniversity at Albany, SUNY
Degree TypeMADegree DetailsUniversity at Albany, SUNY
Degree TypeBADegree DetailsDickinson College