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Gregg Barak, PhD Biography

Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Eastern Michigan University
Con to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Legal?"

“As for my position, I am opposed to the death penalty.”

Email to, June 24, 2010

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Eastern Michigan University, 1991-present
  • Recipient, Lifetime Achievement Award, Critical Division of the American Society of Criminology, 2007
  • Recipient, Ronald Collins Distinguished Faculty Award for Scholarly and Creative Activity, Eastern Michigan University, 2006
  • Visiting Distinguished Professor, College of Justice & Safety at Eastern Kentucky University, 2004
  • Fellow, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, 2003
  • Recipient, Critical Criminologist of the Year Award, 1999
  • Chair, Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology, Eastern Michigan University, 1991-1996
  • Chair, Critical Division, American Society of Criminology
  • PhD, University of California at Berkeley, 1974
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