Sanjay Marwah

Departments and Positions:
Justice & Policy Studies, Assistant Professor of Justice & Policy Studies
School Extension 316.2831
University of California, Davis, BA, '90
Claremont Graduate School, MA, '95
George Mason University, PHD, '05

Research Interests

  • Democratic criminal justice
  • Suburbanization and crime
  • Cultural political economy
  • Criminological Theory

Campus and Community Involvement

  • Guilford College Nominating Committee
  • Assessment Committee
  • Judicial Board
  • Environmental Sustainability Council
  • Internship placement for Guilford students in local police departments, legal offices and other community organizations

Notable Works

  • Suburban Crime: The Interplay of Cultural, Social and Opportunity Structures
  • Revisiting Merton: Continuities in the Theory of Anomie and Opportunity Structures (with Mathieu Deflem)
  • Numerous conference presentations
  • Reviewed manuscripts for Oxford University Press, Sage Publications and Wadsworth Publishing