Monday, March 27, 2023
About Me
My BackgroundCourses I TeachMy InterestsCollege Study Skills Information



Doctor of Education (2004)
Dowling College
Oakdale, New York
Concentration: Administration, Leadership & Technology
Dissertation: Administrator, Faculty, And Student Perceptions Of Crime And Implications For Policy At A Public Community College
Master of Arts in Criminal Justice (1999)
State University of New York (SUNY) Albany 
 Albany, New York
Concentration: Law & Social Control
Juris Doctor (1997)
St. John’s University School of Law
Jamaica, New York
Admitted to practice New York State
NYS Unified Court System Certificate Dispute Resolution  
Pro Bono Roster Prisoners' Legal Services of New York

Master of Arts in Sociology (1995)
St. John’s University
Jamaica, New York
Concentration: Criminology
Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences (1993)
New College at Hofstra University
Hempstead, New York
Graduated in 3 years 
Nassau Community College                                                 
Sociology Department (1997-Current)
Adjunct Professor
Criminal Justice Department (1999-Current)
Instructor (tenure-track) (1999-2004)
Assistant Professor (with tenure) (2004-2009)
Chairperson (2004-Current)
Associate Professor (2009-2014)
Professor (2014-Current)

Hofstra University
Sociology Department (1998-Current)
Courses:  Contemporary Society; Sociology of Law; Crime & Delinquency; Restorative Justice

St. John's University
Sociology Department (Graduate Program in Criminology 2003-2012) 
Courses:  Race, Class & Justice; Contemporary Issues in Criminal Law

Privacy Statement  |  Terms Of Use  |  Disclaimer
Copyright (c) 2023 Professor Costello