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OFFICIAL SITE OF THE DIVISION OF EXPERIMENTAL CRIMINOLOGY
THE DIVISION OF EXPERIMENTAL CRIMINOLOGY
The Division of Experimental Criminology (DEC) is one of 16 divisions in the American Society of Criminology. The DEC seeks to promote and improve the use and development of experimental evidence and methods in the advancement of criminological theory and evidence-based crime policy.
ACADEMY OF EXPERIMENTAL CRIMINOLOGY
The Academy of Experimental Criminology is a learned society founded in 1998 in order to recognize scholars who have made influential researchers in the field of experimental criminology. It does so by electing fellows annually, and by honoring criminologists with its Joan McCord and Young Experimental Scholar Awards.
From 2022, its president is Sarah Bennett. Its founding President was Lawrence W. Sherman
AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
We are delighted to announce that Professor Brandon C. Welsh (Northeastern University) and Professor Sue-Ming Yang (George Mason University) are the latest to join the Academy of Experimental Criminology Fellows 2022
The Journal of Experimental Criminology (JEC) is the official journal of the DEC. Edited by Wesley Jennings, JEC publishes original experimental and quasi-experimental research that advances theories of crime and criminology. JEC also publishes systematic reviews that meet the standards of the Campbell or Cochrane Collaborations.