Distinguished faculty lecturer to present at Penn State Schuylkill

Distinguished lecturer Shaun L. Gabbidon will present "The Black Thief Stereotype, Shopping, While Black, and Consumer Racial Profiling in the 21st Century" at noon on Wednesday, Sept. 25, in the Morgan Auditorium at Penn State Schuylkill.

Gabbidon is a distinguished professor of criminal justice at Penn State Harrisburg. He has served as a fellow at Harvard University's W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for Afro-American Research, and has taught at the Center for Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Gabbidon has authored more than 100 scholarly publications including nearly 60 peer-reviewed articles and 11 books. His most recent books include "Race and Crime" (third edition; 2012, SAGE) and the co-authored book, "A Theory of African American Offending" (2011; Routledge). Gabbidon currently serves as the founding editor of the SAGE journal, Race and Justice: An International Journal. The recipient of numerous awards, he was most recently awarded the 2009 W.E.B. Du Bois Award from the Western Society of Criminology and the 2011 Outstanding Mentor Award from the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.

Last Updated September 17, 2013