Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Sociology
Sadé Lindsay is a sociologist by training whose research interests lie at the intersection of criminal justice, punishment, racial inequality, and public policy. Professor Lindsay’s work examines racism and the criminalization of deviance, incarceration, prison reentry, collateral consequences of criminal justice contact, and drug policy and use. Professor Lindsay’s scholarship has been published in outlets such as Criminology and Social Problems and received numerous awards from the American Society of Criminology, the American Sociological Association, and the Society for the Study of Social Problems. Professor Lindsay’s work has been funded and supported by the National Science Foundation, the National Institute of Justice, and the Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy, among other organizations.
Professor Lindsay is a member of the American Sociological Association, American Society of Criminology, Law and Society Association, Society for the Study of Social Problems, and Racial Democracy Crime and Justice Network.
Professor Lindsay received her undergraduate and master’s degrees and her Ph.D. from The Ohio State University.