John MacDonald

Associate Professor of Criminology and Sociology
Chair, Department of Criminology

Education: 

Ph.D., Criminology, University of Maryland, 1999

Research Description: 

Professor MacDonald focuses primarily on the study of interpersonal violence, race and ethnic disparities in criminal justice, and the effect of public policy responses on crime. Professor MacDonald regularly teaches three sociology courses: Sociology 200, Sociology 600, and Sociology 601.

Contact Information: 

Department of Criminology
3718 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6286
E-mail: johnmm@sas.upenn.edu