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Our Funded Research

The UMass Lowell School of Criminology and Justice Studies maintains a robust and vibrant interdisciplinary research enterprise. Faculty in the School of Criminology & Justice Studies currently has more than $6 million in active research grants and contracts.

Areas of Research

Meet Our Faculty

Linda Williams Criminology and Justice Studies

Williams has spent decades studying family violence, violence against women, and child sexual abuse. Her recent work includes a study of commercial sexual exploitation of children and youth and domestic and international trafficking of humans.

I love teaching and I love the students at UMass Lowell.

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