Crime & Justice Policy

Kelly Guinn

  • Graduate Research Fellow, Crime & Justice Policy Research Program
  • Consultant, Iowa Social Science Research Center


I am a graduate research fellow working with the University of Iowa Public Policy Center, and I am a graduate student in the University of Iowa Department of Sociology. I am currently assisting Karen Heimer, Marizen Ramirez, and Cassidy Branch on a project involving the Cedar Rapids Community School District. This project is funded by a grant from the National Institute of Justice, and it is under the Safe Schools Comprehensive Initiative.

Research Interests

  • Criminology
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Sociology of education
  • Social psychology

Educational Background

  • BA, Criminology, University of Miami (FL), 2016