The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice is pleased to announce that Dr. Sally Simpson has been awarded the title of Distinguished University Professor. This official title is the highest academic honor conferred upon University of Maryland faculty members and is reserved for a small number of exceptional scholars. She joins three other CCJS faculty who have received this award: Lawrence Sherman, John Laub, and Terrence Thornberry.
Professor Simpson has been recognized nationally and internationally for the importance of her scholarly achievements. She is known as one of the world’s most important figures in the study of corporate crime. CCJS is thrilled to see her recognized for her excellence as a scholar, teacher and public servant.