- Program of Study? Ph.D. in Criminology and Criminal Justice
- Where are you from? Massachusetts
- What are your hobbies or interests? I enjoy reading a good book, writing, watching Gotham & Once Upon A Time and chasing my countless dreams (see the world, get a Ph.D., and publish a book)
- Why UMass Lowell? Great Mentors, a supportive school community and a beautiful campus! You will walk away with so much more than just your academic degree.
Qurat joined the Ph.D. program in Fall 2015, after she completed her BA in Criminal Justice at UMass Lowell. In May 2017, she obtained an MA in Criminology and Criminal Justice. Her areas of interest are sex offender registration, juvenile delinquency and qualitative methods. Currently, Qurat is a Research Assistant, working on a funded project examining state information sharing practices, relating to sex offender registration and notification.