Staff

Raymond E Barranco 
Raymond E
Barranco
Faculty

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Email
rb1286@cci.msstate.edu

Office
Bowen 340

Phone
(662) 325-7889

Address
456 Hardy Road
Bowen Hall
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Biography
Dr. Barranco joined the faculty at Mississippi State University in 2012 after receiving his Ph.D. in Sociology from Louisiana State University. His scholarly interests are in the areas of race/ethnicity, immigration, and crime. His past work has focused on how immigration policy has affected race/ethnicity and homicide - especially in relation to Latinos. These works can be found in some of the top journals in sociology and criminology, including Social Forces, The Sociological Quarterly, Homicide Studies, and Deviant Behavior.
Research Interest
Criminology
Criminal Victimization
Quantitative Methods
Immigration
Deviant Behavior
Religion
Race/Ethnicity
Suicide
Media and Violence
Homicide