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Jillian Turanovic, Ph.D.

Portrait of Dr. Jillian Turanovic
Assistant Professor
Florida State University

Dr. Jillian Turanovic is an assistant professor in the College of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Florida State University. She earned her B.A. (2009) in psychology at Grant MacEwan University, and her M.S. (2011) and Ph.D. (2015) in criminology and criminal justice at Arizona State University. Her research focuses on victimization, criminological theory, correctional policy, and the collateral consequences of incarceration. Her work has appeared in scholarly journals such as Criminology, Criminology and Public Policy, Justice Quarterly, Journal of Quantitative Criminology, and Journal of Pediatrics. Dr. Turanovic and Dr. Melinda Tasca were awarded the W.E.B. Du Bois Fellowship to study racial, ethnic, and gender disparities in restrictive housing placements of incarcerated individuals.