College of Arts and Sciences

Criminology and Criminal Justice


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Adam Lankford is a professor of criminology professor. He conducts research on many types of social deviance and criminal behavior, including mass murder, mass shootings, and terrorism. Dr. Lankford’s research has been featured by CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, BBC World News, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Wall Street JournalThe Washington PostThe Boston GlobeThe Chicago TribuneThe Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, TimeUSA Today, NPR, BBC Radio, CBS Radio, and many other national and international outlets.