Damon M. Petrich, PhD
Title/s: Assistant Professor
Office #: Mundelein Center, Room 807D
2022 PhD., Criminal Justice University of Cincinnati
2017 M.A., Criminology Simon Fraser University
2014 B.A., Criminology Simon Fraser University
- Corrections – sanctions and reentry programs
- Developmental/life-course criminology
- Exposure to violence
- Self-regulation and motivation
- Causal inference with observational data
- Theories of Criminal Behavior
- Research Methods
- Restorative Justice
2018 – Present $80,000 Doctoral Fellowship, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
2020 $800 Student Research Award, Association of Doctoral Programs in Criminology and Criminal Justice
2016 $7,500 Graduate Fellowship, School of Criminology Simon Fraser University
2014 – 2016 $1,500 Travel and Minor Research Awards, School of Criminology, Simon Fraser University
2015 $500 Professional Development Grant, Graduate Students Society, Simon Fraser University
Petrich, D. M., Pratt, T. C., Jonson, C. L., & Cullen, F. T. (2021). Custodial sanctions and reoffending: A meta-analytic review. Crime and Justice, 50 (Online First). https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/10.1086/715100
Petrich, D. M. (2020). A self-determination theory perspective on human agency, desistance from crime, and correctional rehabilitation. Journal of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology, 6(3), 353-379.
Petrich, D. M., Liu, H., & Nedelec, J. L. (2020). The longitudinal associations between motivation, self-regulatory capacities, and future-oriented cognition and behavior among serious young offenders. Law and Human Behavior, 44(5), 424-436.
Petrich, D. M., & Sullivan, C. J. (2020). Does future orientation moderate the relationship between impulse control and offending? Insights from a sample of serious young offenders. Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice, 18(2), 156-178.
Goodstein, J., & Petrich, D. M. (2019). Hiring and retaining formerly incarcerated persons: An employer-based perspective. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 58(3), 155-177.
Petrich, D. M. (2017). Theorizing desistance-promotion in circle processes: The role of community in identity transformation. Restorative Justice: An International Journal, 4(3), 388-409.