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Carla Cesaroni
PhD

Associate Professor

Faculty of Social Science and Humanities

Contact information

Bordessa Hall - Room 314
Downtown Oshawa
55 Bond Street East
Oshawa, ON

905.721.8668

carla.cesaroni@uoit.ca


Background

Dr. Carla Cesaroni received her PhD from the Centre of Criminology at the University of Toronto in Ontario. She joined Ontario Tech University in 2005.

Education

  • PhD, Criminology University of Toronto

Courses taught

  • Punishment and Society
  • The Prison Experience
  • Punishment and Imprisonment
  • Green Criminology

Research and expertise

Research interests:

  • Experiences and adjustment of boys and young men to incarceration
  • Young people's perceptions of their interactions with police
  • Trauma and masculinities among incarcerated young men

Research supervision areas:

  • corrections/penology
  • youth justice

Dr. Cesaroni has supervised student papers and projects on topics such as: 

  • The Experience of Partners of Incarcerated Men
  • The Policing of Terrorism
  • The Effect of Stereotype of Offender Reintegration
  • Youth Correctional Officer Opinions of Relationships with Youth
  • Examining the Utility of Pre-Charge Diversion Programs
  • Trans Individuals Experience of the Criminal Justice System
  • Measuring Success Amongst High-Risk Youth 
  • Youth Justice Policy Implementation