Brittnie Aiello

Academic Title

  • Associate Professor, Criminology and Criminal Justice

Additional Titles

  • Chair, Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Co-Director, Jail Education Project

Administrative Support

My research explores how women’s motherhood affects their incarceration experience. Specifically, I look at how inmates’ motherhood serves as a tool of punishment and social control in jail.

My work has been published in the Women’s Studies International Forum and the Journal of Qualitative Criminal Justice and Criminology.

  • Ph.D. Sociology UMass Amherst
  • M.A. Sociology UMass Amherst
  • B.A. Sociology Eckerd College