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BA Illinois State University (USA)
MA Northwestern University (USA)
Ph.D. Northwestern University (USA)
Shadd Maruna is Professor of Justice Studies and Human Development and the Director of the Institute of Criminology and Criminal Justice for Queen’s Law. Previously he has taught at the State University of New York and the University of Cambridge, and he has a Ph.D. in Human Development and Social Policy from Northwestern University (Chicago, USA). His book Making Good was named the “Outstanding Contribution to Criminology” by the American Society of Criminology in 2001. In 2011, he received the inaugural Research Medal from the Howard League for Penal Reform. He has been a Soros Justice Fellow, a Fulbright Scholar and an H. F. Guggenheim Fellow.
Ex-Prisoner Reintegration; Desistance from Crime; Punishment and Society; Psychosocial Criminology; Psychology of Hate/Conflict Resolution..
Maruna, S. (2011). Reentry as a Rite of Passage. Punishment & Society, 13(1), 3-27.
Maruna, S. (2011). Lessons for Justice Reinvestment from Restorative Justice and the Justice Model Experience: Some Tips for an 8-year-old Prodigy. Criminology & Public Policy, 10, 661-669.
Maruna, S. (2011). “Why do they hate us? Making peace between psychology and prisoners.” International Journal of Offender Treatment & Comparative Criminology, 55, 671-675.
Maruna, S. (2011). Judicial Rehabilitation and the ‘Clean Bill of Health’ in Criminal Justice. European Journal of Probation, 3(1), 97-117.
K. Hayward, S. Maruna & J. Mooney (Eds.) (2010) Fifty Key Thinkers in Criminology. London: Routledge.
Director of the Institute of Criminology and Criminal Justice 2009 - present
Postgraduate Co-ordinator 2005 - 2008