Matthew Almanza

Matthew  Almanza
  • PhD Candidate
  • School of Criminal Justice
  • BS 2016, Purdue University
  • 421 Baker Hall
  • 655 Auditorium Rd.
  • East Lansing, MI 48824
  • (517) 355-3452


Curriculum Vitae


Matthew Almanza is a 5th year Ph.D. student in the School of Criminal Justice at Michigan State University. His research interests include weapon carrying and weapon violence, the theory of the Code of the Street, youth offending, and self-protection. He completed his undergraduate degree in psychology at Purdue University in 2016 before being accepted to the doctoral program at Michigan State University.