Jerome David Levine

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice and Sociology


B.A. Education, University of Massachusetts,   Amherst,  MA
M.Ed. Special Education, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
Ph.D. Sociology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

Phone: (603) 899-4265

Courses Taught
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Corrections
  • Law and Society
  • Criminology
  • Rehabilitation of the Offender
  • Senior Criminal Justice Seminar
Research Interests & Expertise Areas
  • Humanizing US prisons and jails
  • A Critical Approach to Criminal Justice

Honors & Awards

Several Teaching Awards presented by the Student Government Association

Publications and Presentations

"The Good Jail -  And a Sheriff for the 21st Century" American Jails Magazine (March/April and May/June 2005)

Professional Memberships

  • American Sociological Association
  • Law and Society Association

Conferences Attended

  • Numerous conferences on Criminal Justice Policy and Reform
  • Law and Society Association annual meetings