Faculty & Staff - Sociology & Criminal Justice

The Sociology and Criminal Justice faculty and staff are here to help the Suffolk University community as a whole—students should contact their professors and administrators to address all questions and concerns.

Full-time Faculty

Susan Sered
Professor & Chair

Amy Agigian
Associate Professor

Carolyn Boyes-Watson
Professor 

Lucius Couloute
Assistant Professor

Erika Gebo
Professor

Jessica Gillooly
Assistant Professor

Debra Harkins
Professor

Keri Iyall Smith
Associate Professor 

Carlos Monteiro
Assistant Professor

Mike Siegel
Associate Professor

Rebecca Stone
Assistant Professor; Program Director, Crime & Justice Studies

Carmen Veloria
Associate Professor

Felicia Wiltz
Associate Professor 

Emeritus Professors

Donald Morton
Associate Professor Emeritus, Sociology

Maureen Norton-Hawk
Professor Emerita, Sociology

James Ptacek
Professor Emeritus, Sociology & Criminal Justice

Steven Spitzer
Professor Emeritus, Sociology

Part-time Faculty

Part-time faculty may be reached at the main department phone number, 617-573-8485. They may also be reached via the departmental fax number, 617-994-4278.

The part-time faculty office is located at 73 Tremont Street, Room 7019. 

Anthony Benedetti
Senior Lecturer
JD, Suffolk University
BA, Boston College

Carole Cafferty
Lecturer
MA, Criminal Justice Administration, UMass Lowell
BA, Criminal Justice, Saint Anselm College

Peter Coyne
Senior Lecturer
J.D., Suffolk Law
MS, Law, Policy & Society, Northeastern University
BA, UMass Amherst

Georgia Critsley
Senior Lecturer
JD, Suffolk University 

Marie-Elena Edwards
Lecturer

Sharbari Ganguly
Lecturer
PhD Candidate, Sociology, University of Massachusetts Boston
MA, Gerontology, Eastern Illinois University - Charleston, IL
M.Phil, Sociology, Jadavpur University, India
MA, Political Science, University of Calcutta, India
BA, Political Science, University of Calcutta, India

Kara Hayes
Lecturer
MA, Public Administration & Public Policy, UMass Boston
BA, Boston College

Pamerson O. Ifill
Lecturer
MA, Social Policy, Brandeis University
BA, Political Science & Government, Economics, Stonehill College

Sam Maron
Lecturer
Ph.D., Sociology, Northeastern University
MA, Sociology, Northeastern University
MS, Antioch University New England

Gabriella Priest
Lecturer
MS, Suffolk University
BS, Suffolk University

Andres Reyes
Lecturer

Nicholas Roberts
Lecturer
BA, University of Massachusetts Boston
MA, University of Massachusetts Boston

Lori Rosenberg
Academic Coach Conditional Transfers

Asha White
Lecturer
JD, Northeastern University
BA, Boston College

Administrative Services Team

The administrative services team supports the following departments:

  • Psychology
  • Sociology & Criminal Justice

Kimberley Zak
Administrative Services Manager
617-573-8367
73 Tremont, 8th Floor
she/her/hers

Brian Crowley
Administrative Coordinator
617-305-6361
73 Tremont, 8th Floor
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Tiffany Henson
Administrative Coordinator
617-573-8485
73 Tremont, 7th Floor
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