Core Faculty


Audrey Macklin (LLM, Yale)

Teaches: Migration, Citizenship, Human Rights, Administrative Law
Research Interests: domestic, international and comparative migration, refugee, citizenship and human rights
Tel: 416.978.3722
Room CG253



Core Faculty

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Professor Tenure Stream
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Catherine Evans (PhD, Princeton)

Assistant Professor
: Sociolegal Studies, History of Criminal Justice, Guilt, Responsibility and Forensics
Research Interests: History of criminal law in the British empire, criminal responsibility, forensics and the mind.
Tel: 416.978.7068
Room CG257

Kelly Hannah-Moffat (PhD, Toronto)

Teaches: Deviance and Social Control, Punishment
Research Interests: Risk; actuarial governance; prisons; gender and punishment

Beatrice Jauregui (PhD, Chicago)""

Assistant Professor
: Policing, Rights and Security, Qualitative Methods
Research interests: policing, state violence, security, corruption, political-legal ethnography, South Asia
Tel: 416.978.6438
Room CG255


Ayobami Laniyonu (PhD, University of California, Los Angeles)Photo of Ayobami Laniyonu

Assistant Professor
: Methodological Issues in Criminology
Research interests:  criminal justice reform, urban politics, and statistical methodologies, with a particular emphasis on spatial statistics
Tel: 416.946.7442
Room CG259

Matthew Light (PhD, Yale)

Associate Professor
Teaches: Policing, Organized Crime
Research Interests: Post-Soviet legal issues, including migration controls, policing, corruption, criminal justice, individual rights.
Tel: 416.946.7419
Room CG214


Kerry Taylor (D. Jur, Osgoode Hall)
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Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream
Teaches: Sociolegal Studies, Indigenous Justice
Research Interests: Penology, bioethics, human rights & reconciliation, social/environmental justice, food security.
Tel: 416.946.5791
Room CG215


Mariana Valverde (PhD, York)

Teaches: Theory, Law & Society
Research Interests: Sociology of law; sexuality; urban issues; social and legal theory.
Tel: 416.946.7302
Room CG261

William Watson (PhD, Cambridge)

Lecturer, Teaching Stream – Undergraduate Coordinator
Teaches: Mental disorder and criminal justice; Punishment; Criminal justice policy; Media representations of crime and criminal justice.
Research interests: Psychopathy in legal, philosophical and psychological discourses.
Tel: 416.946.7444
Room CG205

Scot Wortley (PhD, Toronto)

Associate Professor – Graduate Coordinator
Teaches: Penology
Research Interests: Street gangs; policing; youth crime and victimization; corrections; racism in the criminal justice system; social networks and crime.
Tel: 416.946.7428
Room CG217