Department of Sociology & Criminology

Department of Sociology and Criminology Faculty

 

Acting Chairperson of Criminology Program
Dr. Diane Crocker, B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. (diane.crocker@smu.ca)
 
Acting Chairperson of Sociology Program
Dr. Madine VanderPlaat, B.A. M.A., and Ph.D. (madine.vanderplaat@smu.ca)
 
Acting Chairperson of Social Justice & Community Studies 
Dr. Benita Bunjun, B.A., M.A., Ph.D (benita.bunjun@smu.ca)
 
Criminology Graduate Studies Co-ordinator
Dr. Stephen Schneider (stephen.schneider@smu.ca)
 
Women and Gender Studies Graduate Co-ordinator
Dr. Michele Byers (michele.byers@smu.ca)

Full-Time Faculty
Professors
 
Dr. Michele Byers
B.A. M.A., and Ph.D.
Office: McNally South 430
Phone: 902-420-5869
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact 
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. Diane Crocker
B.A., M.A., and Ph.D.
Office: McNally South 419 
Phone: 902-420-5875 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. Evangelia Tastsoglou
LLB and Ph.D.
Office: McNally South 427 
Phone: 902-420-5884 
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact: Please see Webpage 
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. Madine VanderPlaat
B.A. M.A., and Ph.D.

Office: McNally South 417 
Phone: 902-496-8289 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
Profile Webpage
 
Associate Professors
 
Dr. Randle Hart
B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Office: McNally South 407
Phone: 902-491-6492
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. Val Marie Johnson
B.A., M.A., and Ph.D.

Office: McNally South 432 
Phone: 902-420-5877 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. Darryl Leroux
B.A., M.A., PhD. 
Office: MS 421
Phone: 902-420-5879
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. Audrey MacNevin
B.A. M.A., and Ph.D.

Office: McNally South 403 
Phone: 902-420-5883 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
Profile Webpage

Dr. Stephen Schneider
B.A., M.Sc., and Ph.D. 

Office: McNally South 415 
Phone: 902-420-5872 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. Alfredo Schulte-Bockholt
B.A. M.A., and Ph.D.

Office: McNally South 402 
Phone: 902-420-5888 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. Djordje Stefanovic (sabbatical leave September 1, 2016 -  August 31, 2017)
B.A., M.A. and Ph.D.
Office: McNally South 411
Phone: 902-491-6206
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact
 
Dr. Russell Westhaver
B.A. M.A., and Ph.D.

Office: McNally South 414
Phone: 902-491-6278 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
 
Assistant Professors
 
Dr. Benita Bunjun
B.A., M.A., Ph.D
Office: MS 429
Phone: 902-491-8161
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Dr. Ashley Carver 
MEC, BHJ, and Ph.D

Office: McNally South 418
Phone: 902-420-5874
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact
 
Dr. Rachael Collins
HBA, M.A., Ph.D.
Office McNally South 409
Phone: 902-491-6475
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Dr. Maria Gomez
B.A., M.A., PhD.
Office: MS 430
Phone: 902-420-5149
Fax: 902-420-5121
  
Dr. Jamie Livingston
B.A., M.A., PhD.
Office: McNally South 431
Phone: 902-491-6258
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact
Profile Webpage
 

Professor Emerita of Sociology

Dr. Linda Christiansen-Ruffman
B.A. and Ph.D. 
Phone: 420-5886 
Fax: 420-5121 
Contact 
 
 
 
Retired
 
Dr. Sandra Bell
B.A. M.A., and Ph. D. 
Retired 2013
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact 
Profile Webpage
 
Dr. David Perrier
B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. 
Retired 2011 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
 
Part-Time Faculty
Greg Auton
Office: McNally South 402
Phone: 902-420-5871 (leave a message with the Secretary)
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Catherine Baillie Abidi
Office: McNally South 416
Phone: 902-420-5531
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Shaun Bartone
Office: McNally South 405 (Second semester)
Phone: 902-420-4876
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Patrick Curran
Office: McNally South 416
Phone: 902-420-5531
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
John Feehan
Office: McNally South 402
Phone: 902-420-5871 (leave message with Secretary)
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Lynn Gunn, Ph.D.
Office: McNally South 416
Phone: 902-420-5531
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Karla Henderson Ph.D.
Office: McNallS 402 
Phone: 902-420-5871 (leave message with the Secretary)
Fax: 902-420-5121 
 
El Jones
Office: McNally South 416
Phone: 902-420-5531
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Shiva Nourpanah 
Office: McNally South 405 (second semester)
Phone: 902-420-5876
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Marianne Parsons; Ph.D.
Office: McNally South 402
Phone: 902-420-5871 (leave a message with the Secretary)
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Marian Pelletier
Office: McNally South 402
Phone: 902-420-5871 (leave message with the Secretary)
Fax: 902-420-5121
Contact
 
Russell Prime
Office: McNally South 405
Phone: 902-420-5876
Fax: 902-420-5121

Verona Singer 
Office: McNally South 416 (second semester only)
Phone: 902-420-5531
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Scott Stoneman
Office: Brightspace or McNally South 405 (second semester only)
Phone:
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Michael Christensen
Office: McNally South 414
Phone: 902-491-6278
Fax: 902-420-5121
 
Administrative Assistants - Support Staff
  
Maria Zakharova
Office: McNally South 424 
Phone: 902-420-5871 
Fax: 902-420-5121 
Contact 
 
Miscellaneous Offices
 
Criminology Master's Office 
Office: McNally Main 332 
Phone: 902-420-5887 
Fax: 902-420-5121

Research Lab 
Office: McNally South 404 
Phone: 902-420-8246 
Fax: 902-420-5121

Applied Research Laboratory 
Office: McNally Main 334 
Phone: 902-491-6259 
Fax: 902-420-5121
 

Sessional Faculty
Dr. James (Jay) Healey
B.A., M.S., PhD
Office: McNally South 411
Phone: 902-420-5871 (leave message with Secretary)