Matt Larson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice who received his Ph.D. in Criminology & Criminal Justice in 2013 from Arizona State University. In general, his research interests include life-course criminology, incarceration, violence, and mental health. Some of his recent work has appeared in Criminology, Journal of Youth and Adolescence, and Criminal Justice and Behavior. Matt co-coordinates the Justice & Society Learning Community, facilitates a youth poetry workshop at Covenant House Michigan, and created and co-organizes Just Poetry, an annual event that brings together individuals from diverse perspectives and experiences to explore "justice" through poetry/spoken word.
Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications
- Ph.D., Criminology & Criminal Justice, Arizona State Univeristy, 2013
- M.S., Criminal Justice, Wayne State University, 2009
- B.A., Criminal Justice, Siena Heights University, 2007
CRJ7010 Contemporary Criminal Justice
CRJ1010 Introduction to Criminal Justice
CRJ3400 Juvenile Delinquency & Juvenile Justice