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Francesca Spina, Ph.D. Adjunct Faculty

Educational Background

Ph.D., Criminal Justice, University of Massachusetts Lowell


Francesca Spina is an Assistant Professor in the Criminal Justice department at Springfield College.  She earned a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice and Criminology from UMass Lowell.  Her research interests include community-based corrections, environmental justice, and environmental crimes. Her teaching interests include race and crime, females in the criminal justice system, and corrections.