Leo G. Barrile, professor of sociology, social work and criminal justice

Leo G. Barrile, professor of sociology, social work and criminal justice


Leo Barrile

lbarrile@bloomu.edu | 2112 McCormick Center | (570) 389-4239

Office Hours:

  • Tuesday - Thursday, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 6 to 7 p.m.
  • Or by appointment

Education: Ph.D. in sociology, Boston College, 1980
Courses Most Commonly Taught: Criminology, White Collar Crime, Penology, Media and Crime, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Principles of Sociology, Victimology.
Courses Developed: White Collar Crime, Penology, Victimology, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Mass Media and Crime, Sociology of Mass Communication,
Programs Developed: Major and Minor in Criminal Justice.
Research Areas: Families of murder victims and the death penalty; Sentencing Corporate Violators; Media and Crime.
Book Publications: Criminology and Justice; The Promise of Sociology.
Articles Published: on corporate crime, drugs and crime and mass media and crime.