Lin Liu

Lin Liu

Areas of Expertise

Criminological Theory | Procedural Justice | Prosecution & Sentencing | Juvenile Delinquency | Quantitative Methodologies


Ph.D., University of Delaware, Criminology, 2020
M.S., University of Delaware, Statistics, 2020
M.A., University of Delaware, Criminology, 2016


Office: Modesto A. Maidique Campus, PCA-366A

Dr. Liu’s research encompasses prisoner reentry, corrections, policing, research methods, and statistics. She employs advanced statistical techniques such as machine learning, support vector machine, and high-order feature selection to examine complex issues in criminal justice and the social sciences. Her research has appeared in such journals as Justice Quarterly, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, and Criminal Justice & Behavior. Dr. Liu is an editorial board member of Crime & Delinquency and Women & Criminal Justice.