2016 Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series presents Dr. Patrick Sharkey
Monday, February 8, 2016 from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM (EST)
invites you to attend the
2016 DEAN'S DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES
Dr. Patrick Sharkey
Associate Professor of Sociology at New York University, with an affiliation at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
"Violence and Urban Inequality After the Crime Decline"
Monday, February 8, 2016
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm (Reception to follow*)
Baker Trial Courtroom
Center for Law and Justice
123 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Please RSVP, as space is limited.
Dr. Patrick Sharkey is an Associate Professor of Sociology at New York University, with an affiliation at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. He is the Scientific Director of Crime Lab New York, and Interim Director of NYU's Institute for Human Development and Social Change. Dr. Sharkey received his PhD in Sociology and Social Policy from Harvard University in 2007. Dr. Sharkey’s research agenda considers the role of neighborhoods and cities in generating and maintaining inequality across multiple dimensions. His first book was published in 2013 with the University of Chicago Press titled, “Stuck in Place: Urban Neighborhoods and the End of Progress Toward Racial Equality." Dr. Sharkey is currently conducting a long-term project focusing on how the decline of violent crime has affected urban life and urban inequality in America.
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* We would like to extend a special thank you to Amplify, Inc. for generously sponsoring our reception following the event. Amplify, Inc. is a mission-driven public affairs firm helping organizations achieve their policy and advocacy goals. To learn more, click here.
When & Where
School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University-Newark
This event is sponsored by the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University-Newark.
For more information and details with regards to the event, please contact Jane Balbek:
Office: (973) 353-3292