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Bennett Named Among Top 25 Criminal Justice Professors

Richard Bennett

Richard Bennett

Richard Bennett, interim chair of the Justice, Law & Criminology Department at the School of Public Affairs, was listed among the top 25 criminal justice professors in the country by the Forensic education blog (ForensicsColleges.com).

Over the course of his long academic career, he has published a wide array of academic articles, books, monographs and book chapters, and in 2012 was the recipient of the Outstanding Mentor Award from the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.