Rebecca Richardson

Doctoral Candidate

Becca graduated with a BA in Psychology and Economics from Wellesley College in 2012. She is currently a fourth-year student in the PhD program, working as a research assistant for Dr. Brian Johnson. Her Master's thesis evaluated gender and the focal concerns theory of sentencing. Her interests currently include criminal court decision-making and sentencing, and gender and race disparities in the criminal justice system. 

  • Rebecca Richardson
2220Z LeFrak Hall
Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Phone: (301) 405-4699
Email: rlr@umd.edu