Death Penalty Experts

Michelle Brown

Associate Professor of Sociology

Michelle Brown, associate professor of sociology, builds her research from field work in US prisons to address the causes and consequences of mass incarceration and capital punishment and develop social justice alternatives to US criminal justice.

Dwight Aarons

Associate Professor of Law

Dwight Aarons leads the university’s Innocence Clinic and focuses his scholastic work in criminal law, criminal procedure, and death penalty.