Deanna Pérez

Assistant Professor
Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work
Kansas State University
Waters Hall 208
Manhattan, KS 66506
Phone: (785) 532-4962

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ph.D., Criminology, University of Maryland, 2007
M.A., Criminology, University of Maryland, 1999
B.S., Sociology & Political Science, Virginia Tech, 1993

Dr. Pérez joined the faculty at Kansas State University in 2011.  Prior to this, Dr. Pérez  was a faculty member in the School of Public Administration at the University of Colorado Denver.  Her substantive interests include drugs and crime; women and crime; treatment and offender rehabilitation.  Dr. Pérez' work has appeared in numerous peer-reviewed journals, including Journal of Criminal Justice, Deviant Behavior, and the International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology.  At KSU, Dr. Pérez has taught Criminal Justice Systems and a special topics course on Drugs and Society.