Brian Boutwell, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research and Corporate Partnerships
College for Public Health and Social Justice
Criminology and Criminal Justice
Criminology Theory; Research Methods; Statistics; The Science of Evil
Ph.D., Florida State University
The evolution of various human traits; the use of quantitative genetics to examine the environmental and genetic underpinnings of human violence and aggression; and the intersection of general intelligence with various public health and behavioral outcomes.
Publications and Media Placements
His published articles have appeared in PLOS One, Behavior Genetics, Developmental
Psychology, Journal of Psychiatric Research, Criminology, and Social Science and Medicine
as well as others. He was also a coeditor of The Nurture versus Biosocial Debate in
Criminology: On the Origins of Criminal Behavior and Criminality (Sage).