The American Society of Criminology, Division of Corrections and Sentencing (DCS) has awarded assistant professor of sociology Daniel Butler with its Distinguished New Scholar Award. The award recognizes outstanding early career achievement in corrections and sentencing research. Only one individual receives this award among the DCS membership each year.
Jacob Erickson, who earned a Ph.D. in sociology this spring, delves into the minds of criminals to understand what makes them tick. In honor of his exceptional research, Erickson received a spring 2020 Graduate College Research Excellence Award, which recognizes graduate students for their outstanding research accomplishments as documented in their theses and dissertations. “I … Continue reading Jacob Erickson receives spring 2020 research excellence award