Tobi Palmer

Master of Science in Criminology


Tobi Palmer received her M.S. in Criminology and M.S.W. from Penn in 2005. She is the first to have completed the dual degree program through the Department of Criminology and the School of Social Work at Penn. She graduated cum laude from Trinity College in Washington, D.C. with a B.A. in Human Relations. While at Trinity, she also completed a graduate certificate program in International Migration: Trafficking of Women and Children. For field practice, as part of the social work curriculum, Tobi has worked with Families of Murder Victims housed in the Philadelphia District Attorney's office, and the Women's Law Project. She is currently a research analyst for the U.S. Sentencing Commission.