Keri B. Burchfield

Scholarly Interests

My primary research interests include communities and crime, specifically investigating the effects of neighborhood structure and community organization on crime prevention and control.

My recent research involves projects examining the sociological experiences of released sex offenders, as well as the link between animal violence and human crime in urban communities.

Recent Courses Taught

  • Foundations in Sociology
  • Criminology
  • Criminological Theory
  • Deviance in Society
  • Communities and Crime
  • Animals and Society

 


Professor 

kburchfield@niu.edu
Office: Zulauf 907

Website

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Education

Ph.D. Pennsylvania State University

 

Contact Us

Department of Sociology
Zulauf Hall 815
815-753-0365
askSociology@niu.edu