Cristina Layana

Doctoral Student

Cristina Layana graduated from the Criminal Justice Master's program at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2014. She is currently a Doctoral student and Graduate Assistant to Sally Simpson in the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at the University of Maryland, College Park. Her research interests include criminal decision making, corporate crime, and terrorism.

 

Research:

M. Lyn Exum & M. Cristina Layana (2016): A test of the predictive validity of hypothetical intentions to offend, Journal of Crime and Justice, DOI: 10.1080/0735648X.2016.1244486

Areas of Interest:
  • Criminal Decision-Making, White-Collar and Corporate Crime, Public Policy
Degrees
  • MS Criminal Justice, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2014
  • BS Psychology, Belmont Abbey College, 2008

M. Lyn Exum & M. Cristina Layana (2016): A test of the predictive validity of hypothetical intentions to offend, Journal of Crime and Justice, DOI: 10.1080/0735648X.2016.1244486

  • M. Cristina Layana
2164 LeFrak Hall
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Phone: (301) 405-4699
Email: clayana4@umd.edu