• Serial Killers & Sadistic Murderers: Up Close & Personal
Jack Levin

Dr. Jack Levin to give lecture on serial killers

Thursday, October 23

1:00 pm in the C. Walsh Theatre.

Jack Levin, Ph.D., is the Irving and Betty Brudnick Professor of Sociology and Criminology and director of the Brudnick Center on Conflict and Violence at Northeastern University, where he teaches courses in prejudice and violence.

He has authored or co-authored 28 books, including Mass Murder: America's Growing Menace, Killer on Campus, Overkill: Mass Murder and Serial Killing Exposed, Hate Crimes Revisited, The Will to Kill: Making Sense of Senseless Murder, and The Violence of Hate.

Dr. Levin has published more than 150 articles in professional journals and newspapers, such as The New York Times, Boston Globe, Dallas Morning News, Philadelphia Inquirer, Washington Post, Christian Science Monitor, Chicago Tribune, and USA Today.

He appears frequently on national television programs, including 48 Hours, 20/20, Dateline NBC, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Oprah, Rivera Live, Larry King Live, and all network newscasts.

Dr. Levin was honored by the Massachusetts Council for Advancement and Support of Education as its "Professor of the Year."  He has spoken to a wide variety of community, academic, and professional groups, including the White House Conference on Hate Crimes, the Department of Justice, the Department of Education, and the International Association of Chiefs of Police.

A reception will be held immediately following Dr. Levin's presentation in the McDermott Conference room.

 

Hosted by the Center for Crime and Justice Policy Research.

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