Editorial Board Member of …Qualitative…Criminology
Affiliation | University of Missouri-Kansas City
Email | [email protected]
Twitter | @JGarciaHallett
Topic | Prisoner reentry, gender, race/ethnicity
Method | Interviewing
Bio | Dr. Janet Garcia-Hallett is an Assistant Professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, and an affiliate faculty member of the Latinx and Latin American Studies Program. She received her Ph.D. from Rutgers School of Criminal Justice in 2017. Dr. Garcia-Hallett's research primarily focuses on social justice issues at the intersections of race, ethnicity, and gender. Her work has been published in outlets such as Feminist Criminology, The Prison Journal, and International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. She is currently working on her book Invisible Mothers (under contract with the University of California Press), which is devoted to enhancing the visibility of criminalized (m)others and to addressing their marginalization, especially in navigating motherhood as formerly incarcerated mothers of color.