- Criminal Justice Professor
Dr. Jon Sorensen is a Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice, College of Human Ecology, at East Carolina University. His previous academic appointments were at Prairie A&M University and Vera Institute of Justice, among others. Professor Sorensen holds Ph.D., M.A., and B.A. degrees in Criminal Justice and has published numerous books, chapters, and articles in the areas of capital punishment, criminal justice education, and corrections. His research and teaching interests focus on corrections, juvenile delinquency, research methods, and criminal justice policy.