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Robert Johnson Professor Department of Justice, Law & Criminology

Contact
Send email to Robert Johnson
(202) 885-2951
SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology
Kerwin Hall - 254
Degrees
PhD, State University of New York, Albany

MA, State University of New York, Albany

BA, Fairfield University

Bio
Professor Johnson's areas of expertise include the prison and other institutions of punishment and confinement, the death penalty, institutional violence, and race and justice in America. He has published extensively in these areas. He has testified or provided expert affidavits before state and federal courts, the U.S. Congress, and the European Commission of Human Rights. Courses Professor Johnson teaches include Violence in Institutions, Violence in America, The Prison Community, Advanced Seminar in Corrections, and Corrections in America.
See Also
SPA Department of Justice, Law and Criminology
For the Media
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Teaching

Fall 2020

  • CORE-107 Complex Problems Seminar: Harsh Justice

  • JLC-431 The Prison Community

  • JLC-898 Doctoral Continuing Enrollment

  • JLC-899 Doctoral Dissertation

Spring 2021

  • JLC-431 The Prison Community

  • JLC-898 Doctoral Continuing Enrollment

  • JLC-899 Doctoral Dissertation