Through research, teaching and community engagement, the School of Social Ecology focuses on science based solutions to social and environmental problems. Our work is organized into three research hubs. Click below to learn more.


Online master’s program in criminology ranking rises to second in nation

The Master of Advanced Studies in criminology, law and society, an online degree program in the S

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Grant to evaluate the Orange County Young Adult Court

Elizabeth Cauffman, professor of psychological science, has received a $780,000 grant from the National Institute of Justice

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Lessons from solitary confinement

Professor Keramet Reiter’s research focus shifts from understanding solitary confinement to the reform effort that curbed it

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