Our Department has Two of the Ten Most-Cited Criminology and Criminal Justice Scholars
! An article published in Journal of Criminal Justice Education (December 2011) identified Dr. Raymond Paternoster and Dr. John H. Laub among the top 10 most cited scholars in six major American journals in Criminology and Criminal Justice for the period 2001-2005. Also included on the list of most cited scholars are Dr. Lawrence W. Sherman and Dr. Terence P. Thornberry. Citation counts are an important objective measure of scholarly influence. Once again, CCJS faculty are leading the field.