Shaun L. Gabbidon, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice, School of Public Affairs
Office Phone: +1 717 948 6054
Office Location: Olmsted Building, W160
Mailing Address:
W160 OLMSTED BLDG
PENN STATE HBG
MIDDLETOWN, PA 17057

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Bio

Dr. Gabbidon has served as a fellow at Harvard University's W. E. B. Du Bois Institute for Afro-American Research, and has taught at the Center for Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. The author of more than 100 scholarly publications including more than 60 peer-reviewed articles and 11 books, his most recent books include Race and Crime (4th edition; 2016, SAGE) and the co-authored book, A Theory of African American Offending (2011; Routledge). The recipient of numerous awards, Dr. Gabbidon was most recently awarded the 2015 Julius Debro Award for outstanding service and the 2016 Outstanding Teaching Award, both from the Division on People of Color and Crime of the American Society of Criminology.  

Professional Affiliations
  • American Society of Criminology
  • Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences

 

Research Interests
Race and Crime
Public Opinion on Race, Crime, & Justice
Security Administration
Criminology and Criminal Justice Pedagogy