Jason Walker

Graduate Research Assistant
Graduate Assistant/Associate
DTPHX Campus

Student Information

Graduate Student
Criminology and Criminal Justice
Watts Col of Pub Ser & Com Sol


Jason Walker is a doctoral student in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Arizona State University. His research interests include examining the influences of sentencing outcomes, judicial decision-making, police behaviors, individuals' perceptions of police, and quantitative methods. Prior to attending the doctoral program at Arizona State University, Jason worked as an analyst for the United States Sentencing Commission in Washington, D.C. and as a research assistant for the Center for Violence Prevention and Community Safety. Currently, Jason is working on projects examining the influence of criminal histories towards sentencing outcomes and the effectiveness of gang prevention programs.  




2016 - M.S., Criminology and Criminal Justice, Arizona State University

2015 - B.S., Criminology and Criminal Justice, Arizona State University


Research Interests

  • Criminal Sentencing
  • Policing
  • Quantitative Methods



Summer 2021
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 201Crime Control Policies
Summer 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 408Drugs and Crime
CRJ 522Seminar on Gangs and Crime
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
CRJ 100Intro to Criminal Justice
CRJ 462Gangs