Kimberly Kempf-Leonard

Ph.D. in Criminology

Kimberly Kempf-Leonard has been Professor of Sociology, Crime and Justice Studies, and Political Economy at the University of Texas at Dallas since 2000. Prior to this, she was Associate Professor and Graduate Director of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Missouri at St. Louis. She also served for ten years as a gubernatorial appointee to the Missouri Juvenile Justice Advisory Group. She received her Ph.D. in Criminology and Criminal Law at Penn in 1986.