Assistant Professor, General Faculty
University of Virginia
P.O. Box 400766
Charlottesville, VA 22904
Race, Racism, Mental Illness, Deviance, and Crime
Rose Buckelew is Assistant Professor, General Faculty in the Department of Sociology. She earned her Ph.D. in Sociology from Duke University (2015), and obtained her B.A. in Sociology and Liberal Studies from California State University, Fullerton (2007).
Rose’s research interests include race, racism, mental illness, deviance, and crime. Her primary line of research explores how racialized understandings of behavior shape the construction of addiction and the maintenance of diagnostic disparities. Her more recent research examines mechanisms of public oversight and public input concerning institutions of criminal justice.