Rebecca Stone

Rebecca Stone, School of Criminology & Justice Studies

Rebecca Stone, School of Criminology & Justice Studies

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978-934-3077
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HSS

Expertise

Public health and criminal justice, with a focus on gender, race and class; violence against women; women and substance use.

Research Interest

Public health approaches to issues of crime and justice; violence against women; women and substance use; qualitative methodology; developmental and life-course theories.

Educational Background

BA Criminal Justice, Michigan State University
MS Criminal Justice, Michigan State University
MPH, Michigan State University
PhD, Michigan State University

Biosketch

Rebecca Stone holds an MS, MPH and PhD from Michigan State University. Her research focuses on a public health approach to criminal justice topics, with an emphasis on issues of gender, race and class disparities in health and justice. Rebecca’s research interests include issues of maternal, child and infant health, violence against women, substance abuse and addiction studies, and desistance from offending. Rebecca’s dissertation research examined the process of desistance from substance use during pregnancy and the transition to motherhood. Her teaching interests include topics such as violence against women, qualitative research methods, drugs and crime, and criminological theory.