Title: Assistant Professor
Dept/Program: Sociology and Criminal Justice Studies
Office: Olin Hall 225
Professor Park received her Ph.D. in Criminal Justice with the specialization in Criminology and Corrections from the University of Cincinnati. Her research interests include developmental/life-course Criminology, Youth in the Justice System, and Correctional Policies. She has worked on state-wide research projects examining the impact of Criminal Justice Reform, effects and consequences of juvenile transfer, and factors related to substance abuse treatment in community-based correctional facilities in Ohio. She teaches in the area of Criminology and Corrections, and serves as the co-advisor for the Akron Chapter of the Ohio Innocence Project.