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Jason Fabrikant Senior Professorial Lecturer Department of Justice, Law & Criminology

JD, Washington College of Law
BA, University of Pennsylvania

Favorite Spot on Campus
Frailey Pool
Favorite Place in Washington DC
C & O Canal
Book Currently Reading
"Chasing the Scream" Johann Hari
Professor Fabrikant is a faculty member in the American University, School of Public Affairs, Department of Justice, Law & Criminology (JLC). Prof. Fabrikant is also serving as the Interim Director of the SPA Leadership Program. He has taught a Complex Problems course entitled, “Death Penalty Perspectives”, JLC-103 Critical Issues in Justice, and internship classes. He enjoys researching and learning about capital punishment, criminal, and constitutional law. Professor Fabrikant is a native Washingtonian and attended DC Public Schools. He is a member of the DC, NM, & Supreme Court Bar, and enjoys attending oral arguments. He resides in D.C. with his family and is a sports fan.
For the Media
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Spring 2024

  • JLC-103 Critical Issues in Justice

  • JLC-194 Comm Service Learning Project: Critical Issues in Justice

  • JLC-455 Race Issues in Justice

  • JLC-494 Comm Service Learning Project: Race Issues in Justice

  • UGST-120 AU Cornerstone Practicum

Partnerships & Affiliations

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities





Selected Publications


6th Annual American Society of Evidence Based Policing (ASEBP) Conference, Panel Creator and Moderator, May 23, 2022 video recording (45 minutes).