Ph.D., Purdue University
Can discuss: politics; media; patriotism.
Research interests: homelessness and congressional policy; patriotism, war.
J.D., Northeastern University School of Law
Ph.D., Northeastern University
Can discuss: sociology and law; terrorism, genocide, Middle East politics, race and ethnic relations, deviance and Boston's "Big Dig." Also can discuss the American legal system, including criminal law, bankruptcy, tort law, discrimination law, family law, and immigration law.
Other: former public defender for Suffolk County, Mass. Teaches course on the sociology of genocide.