Department of Sociology

Shannon Malone Gonzalez

M.S., University of Pennsylvania

Doctoral Candidate
Shannon Malone Gonzalez



Critical Criminology, Policing & Police Violence, Public Policy, Families & Kin/Social Networks, Mixed Methods, Black Feminist Theory & Epistemologies


Shannon Malone Gonzalez is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Sociology at The University of Texas at Austin interested in intersectional and mixed-methodological approaches to criminology and public policy. Her research on police violence against black women and girls investigates how their social position in converging systems of inequality shapes their experiences with police and resistance to police violence.

Shannon is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow and W.K. Kellogg Community Leadership Fellow. She received a M.S. in Nonprofit and NGO Leadership from the University of Pennsylvania and her B.A. in English from Tougaloo College. 

A CV is available upon request. 

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