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Berardi Luca, Assistant Professor

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Luca Berardi

Assistant Professor

Social Psychology Program

Department of Sociology


Dr. Berardi is a criminologist with a PhD from the University of Alberta. His research focuses on the relationship between poverty, violence and victimization in social housing projects and prisons. He is currently working on a study of guns and gang violence in a Toronto neighbourhood. In another project he is looking at the experiences of male and female inmates and correctional officers in Canadian prisons.