Faculty Experts

Call the Office of Media Relations at (518) 956-8150


Frankie Bailey

Frankie Bailey
School of Criminal Justice
Associate Professor

Expert in the following: Crime and mass media/popular culture; crime history; race, gender, crime; crime and detective fiction
Campus phone: (518) 442-5237
Campus email: fybailey@albany.edu

Alan Lizotte

Alan Lizotte
School of Criminal Justice
Department: Director
Department: Hindelang Criminal Justice Research Center

Expert in the following: Guns; gun control; statistics and quantitative research methods; patterns of firearms ownership and use; juvenile delinquency; victimization.
Campus phone: (518) 442-5227
Campus email: a.lizotte@albany.edu

Jennifer Manganello

Jennifer Manganello
School of Public Health
Assistant Professor
Department: Health Policy, Management and Behavior

Expert in the following: Mass media; health literacy; health communication; children's health; media campaigns.
Campus phone: (518) 402-0333
Campus email: jmanganello@albany.edu

Steven Messner

Steven Messner
College of Arts and Sciences
Distinguished Teaching Professor
Department: Sociology

Expert in the following: Homicide; violent crime; crime in China.
Campus phone: (518) 442-4674
Campus email: s.messner@albany.edu