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CSDE Research Affiliate

John Leverso

Assistant Professor, Sociology
Whitman College


CSDE Research Areas:

  • Demographic Measurements and Methods
  • Environments and Populations

In the News:

John Leverso is an Assistant Professor at Whitman College in the Department of Sociology. Leverso completed his PhD in Sociology at the University of Washington in 2020. From 2014-2019, he was a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow. Leverso's research combines sociological and criminological perspectives to investigate street gang culture, specifically: gangs in online settings, interaction rituals, solidarity and hyper-surveillance, gangs in the life course, and the geographical correlates of street gangs.