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Yuning Wu, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor
Wayne State University

Dr. Yuning Wu is an assistant professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at Wayne State University. She received her M.A. and Ph.D. in Criminology from the University of Delaware in 2005 and 2009 respectively, and her B.A. in Law from Renmin University of China in 2003. Her research interests include citizen perceptions of crime and criminal justice, police behaviors and attitudes, victimization, and law and society. She has published over 40 refereed journal articles in these areas. Her recent research has appeared in journals such as Justice Quarterly, British Journal of Criminology, Crime and Delinquency, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, and the Journal of Criminal Justice.