Dr. Michael Cassidy

Associate Professor

Timon, Room 106

Phone: 716.286.8098


Dr. Michael Cassidy


Dr. Michael Cassidy joined the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice in 2016. His research interests include sentencing, courts and social context, community corrections, quantitative methods, and program evaluation. Dr. Cassidy’s research has been supported by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and Arnold Ventures. His recent publications have appeared in Criminal Justice and Behavior, Crime & Delinquency, and the Journal of Quantitative Criminology.

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Michigan State University
  • M.S., University of Pennsylvania
  • J.D., Albany Law School
  • B.S., State University of New York (Plattsburgh)