Anthony Peguero, an associate professor in the Department of Sociology, co-edited the Routledge Handbook on Immigration and Crime (New York: Routledge, 2018), with Holly Miller.

He also published “Reflections of a Latino Associate Professor,” Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences 40.1 (2018): 73–80.

In addition, Peguero was the recipient of the Becky Tatum Excellence Award from the Minority and Women’s Section Awards Committee of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences. The award, which recognizes “substantial contributions to criminal justice education and scholarship concerning ethnicity, race, and gender in criminology and criminal justice,” was presented at a ceremony and reception at the academy’s conference, which was held February 17 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Peguero also was elected to serve as Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Trustee-at-Large.