Dr. Ebony Johnson



  • Ph.D., Educational Psychology, The University of Alabama, 2011
  • M.S., Criminal Justice, The University of Alabama, 2004
  • B.A., Psychology, Tuskegee University, 2002


Research Interests

  • Juvenile justice and delinquency
  • Criminological research and public policy
  • Race, class, and crime
  • Education and crime
  • Resilience
  • Retention rates among college students
  • Criminology/criminological theory
  • History of crime and its treatment
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Racial minorities, criminality and social justice
  • Race and ethnic relations

Selected Publications

  • Lo, C. C., Johnson, E. L., & Tenorio, K. A. (2011). Promoting student learning by having college students participate in an online environment. Journal of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 11(2), 1-15.