• Doctorate of Philosophy, Criminology, Law and Society, University of California-Irvine, Irvine, Calif., 2005
  • Master of Science, Criminal Justice, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wis., 1999
  • Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wis., 1997


 

Research Interests

  • Criminological Theory
  • White-Collar Crime
  • Qualitative Methods

Courses Taught

  • Issues in Research
  • Criminology
  • Police and the Modern Society
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice

Community Service and Volunteer Work

  • 2016 - Riverworks Center (The Riverworks Center promotes programs and services to benefit residents and businesses in the Riverwest neighborhood of Milwaukee)
  • 2016 - Milwaukee Christian Center
  • Emergency Food Pantry
  • 2013-14 - Independence First (through Interfaith Programs of Milwaukee)

Selected Works

Publications

  • Rodriguez, L.J. (2008). Regulatory Decision Making: Structure and Agency in the Development of the Organizational Sentencing Guidelines. Crime, Law and Social Change 51(1): 109-125
  • Rodriguez, L. (2004). Instructor’s Manual. Profit Without Honor: White Collar Crime and the Looting of America (Rosoff, S.M., Pontell, H.N., & Tillman, R.H.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall
  • Rodriguez, L.J., & Barlow, D.E. (1999). Structural Contradictions and the United States Sentencing Commission. Crime, Law and Social Change 32(2): 169-202