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UC Irvine News Brief: Kitty Calavita inducted into American Academy of Political & Social Science

The Chancellor's Professor of criminology, law & society was named a Thorsten Sellin Fellow in recognition of her research on immigration law and policy.

June 8, 2010
UC Irvine News Brief: Kitty Calavita inducted into American Academy of Political & Social Science

The American Academy of Political & Social Science on May 13 inducted Kitty Calavita, UC Irvine Chancellor’s Professor of criminology, law & society, as a Thorsten Sellin Fellow at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. Fellows are selected for their outstanding contributions to the social sciences and sustained efforts to communicate their research beyond academia to the policymaking world and public. Calavita was recognized for her research on immigration law and policy.