About Janel M. Leone

Janel Leone is the program director and an associate professor in the Criminal Justice, Law & Behavioral Science program at Russell Sage College. Her work involves routine collaboration with other experts and students in the fields of psychology, sociology, public health and criminal justice.

Research Interests

the dynamics and implications of men’s violence against women

It is so powerful and rewarding when students challenge themselves to think critically about how existing research might or might not support their own assumptions and beliefs regarding social phenomena.

Janel M. Leone

Associate Professor and Program Director of Criminal Justice, Law, and Behavioral Sciences

Educational Background

Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University