Ouss Named Jerry Lee Assistant Professor of Criminology

Aurélie Ouss, Assistant Professor of Criminology, has been named Jerry Lee Assistant Professor of Criminology. Ouss came to Penn in 2017 following a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Chicago Crime Lab, having received her Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University. Her research, which has received support from JPAL North America, the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, and the MacArthur Foundation, examines how good design of criminal justice institutions and policies can make law enforcement fairer and more efficient.

The Jerry Lee Assistant Professorship in Criminology was established in 2003 by Jerry Lee through The Jerry Lee Foundation to support the recruitment of faculty in the field of criminology. Lee was the Founder and President of 101.1 More FM Radio in Philadelphia.

 

Arts & Sciences News

Penn Arts and Sciences 2019 Graduation Ceremonies Schedule

College of Arts & Sciences, Graduate Division, College of Liberal & Professional Studies, and Fels Institute of Government

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Martine Haas Appointed Director of the Lauder Institute

Provost Wendell Pritchett is pleased to announce the appointment of Martine Haas as the Anthony L. Davis Director of the Joseph H. Lauder Institute for Management and International Studies.

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2019 Making a Difference in Diverse Communities Grants Announced

Through a combination of coursework, research, and service, the projects address issues of diversity and inequality at the local, national, and international level.

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Beth S. Wenger Named Associate Dean for Graduate Studies

Wenger, Moritz and Josephine Berg Professor and Chair of History, will oversee the School’s doctoral programs.

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A.T. Charlie Johnson Named Rebecca W. Bushnell Professor of Physics and Astronomy

A.T. Charlie Johnson, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, has been appointed the Rebecca W. Bushnell Professor of Physics and Astronomy.

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Penn Arts & Sciences Announces College Graduation Speakers for 2019

Stacey Snider, C’82, PAR’19, the only woman to have run two major movie studios, and Hannah Sweeney, C’19, will speak at this year’s graduation ceremony for the University of Pennsylvania College of Arts & Sciences.

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