Meet the 2019-2020 Graduate Students

Francesca Fanucchi

Francesca Fanucchi

College attended:
University of Sussex, UK 

Research Interests:
Lethal injection in America
Gentrification and Crime
Toxic Masculinity
Rampage Shootings 

   

Enrique Guerra

Enrique Guerra

College attended:
Regis University, USA 

Research Interests:
Sociological Theory
Neo-Marxism
Prison Reform
Racial Justice

   
Alexandria Gibson

Alexandria Gibson

College attended:
Youngstown State University, USA

Research Interests:
Police and Community Relationships
Police Ethics and Tactics
Effects of Social media on Law Enforcement 

   
Gina Alvarez

Gina Alvarez

College attended:
California State University East Bay, USA

Research Interests:
Foster Youth and Homelessness
Group Home Shut Downs

   

Spartan Head

Jen Rushforth

College attended:
San José State University, USA

Research Interests:
Comparative Jurisprudence
International Criminal Law
Historical Legal Issues
Social control
Mental health in prisons

   
Uchechukwu Ogamba

Uchechukwu Ogamba

College attended:
San José State University, USA

Research Interests:
Law
Juvenile Justice
Criminal Justice Courts
School-to-Prison Pipeline
Mass Incarceration
White Collar Crime

   
Ruben Coria

Ruben Coria

College attended:
Holy Names University, USA

Research Interests:
Immigration
Gang violence
Drug abuse

   
Martin Cruz

Martin Cruz

College attended:
California State University East Bay, USA

Research Interests:
Immigration
Latinx and Law Enforcement

   
Monserrat Cabrera

Monserrat Cabrera

College attended:
Saint Mary's College of California, USA

Research Interests:
Youth in the Criminal Justice System
Correctional Systems
Mass Incarceration
Immigration and Crime

   
Terrance Grigsby

Terrance Grigsby

College attended:
San Francisco State University, USA

Research Interests:
Juvenile Justice
Mass Incarceration 

   
Jessica Solorio

Jessica Solorio

College attended:
San Francisco State University, USA 

Research Interests: 
Immigrant Rights
Recidivism
Mass Incarceration
Capital Punishment

   
Desiree Noguera

Desiree Noguera

College attended:
California State University Monterey Bay, USA 

Research Interests:
Criminology
Crime and Law Enforcement
Constitutional Issues
Immigration Law
Juvenile Justice
Law and Courts
Environmental Law

   
Melissa Canela

Melissa Canela

College attended:
University of San Francisco, USA

Research Interests:
Immigration
Human Rights
Domestic violence & Criminal Justice System

   
Avra Rossman

Avra Rossman

College attended:
University of California Santa Barbara, USA 

Research Interests:
Justice in Public Health
Law & Society
Rehabilitation
Human Rights
Occupational Justice

   
Erin Danae Afana

Erin Danae Afana

College attended:
California State University East Bay, USA 

Research Interests:
Juvenile Delinquency
Punishment
Rehabilitation
Mass Incarceration

   
Jose Montoya

Jose Montoya

College attended:
San Francisco State University, USA

Research Interests:
Police and Community Relations
Police Body Cameras
Police Accountability
Procedural Justice

   
Brandon Miller

Brandon Miller

College attended:
San Francisco State University, USA 

Research Interests:
Prisoner Reentry
Recidivism 
Desistance

   
Helen Morales

Helen Morales

College attended:
San Francisco State University, USA 

Research Interests:
Mass Incarceration 
Policing of African American & Latinx Youth 
Race, Class, Gender 
Juvenile Delinquency 
Criminal Justice Reform 

   
Claudia O'Connell

Claudia O'Connell

College attended:
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico

Research Interests:
Cybercrime
Immigration and Human Rights

   
Lisseth Mariscal

Lisseth Mariscal

College attended:
San José State University, USA

Research Interests:
Prisoner Reentry
California Public Safety Realignment Act
Collateral Consequences of Criminal Records
Prison Conditions

   
Mike Nima

Mike Nima

College attended: San José State University, USA

Research Interests:
Prisoner Reentry 
Juvenile Justice 
Social welfare
Employment for ex-Prisoners