Aneesa Baboolal, PhD

Assistant Professor

Crime & Justice Studies



Liberal Arts 399I


2019University of DelawarePhD Sociology
2013University of AlabamaMA Women's Studies
2010John Jay College of Criminal Justice-City University of New YorkBA International Criminal Justice


  • CJS 190 Introduction to Crime and Justice Studies
  • CJS 315 Research Methods




Research Interests

  • Gender, Race/Ethnicity and Immigration
  • Qualitative Methodology
  • Intersectionality
  • Violence against women
  • Diversity in Higher Education

Select publications

Aneesa A. Baboolal (2020).
Global Agenda for Social Justice

Rosemary Barberet and Aneesa A. Baboolal (2020).
Femicide, Crime, and Women
Research Handbook on Gender, Sexuality, and the Law

M. Kristen Hefner, Aneesa A. Baboolal, Ruth Fleury-Steiner, and Susan L. Miller (2018).
Mediating Justice: Women’s Perceptions of Fairness in the Civil Protection Order Process
Journal of Interpersonal Violence

Aneesa A. Baboolal is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Crime and Justice Studies at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Dr. Baboolal's research interests include gender-based violence across intersecting identities including, race/ethnicity, immigrant, and religious minority status. Her recent work examines how diverse Muslim communities respond to gendered and racialized violence in the United States. 

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