Associate Professor
Sociology & Criminal Justice

Dr. Kenneth Laundra is a sociologist at Millikin University specializing in deviance, criminology, juvenile delinquency, and environmental sociology.He is originally from Michigan, with a Ph.D. in Sociology from Utah State University (B.S. Psychology, Michigan State University; M.A. Sociology, Central Michigan University), 

Ken received his Ph.D. in Sociology from Utah State University in 1999 and has taught at universities across the country since then, including Michigan State University, Grand Valley State University, Central Michigan University, and the University of Portland. He has worked professionally in the field of juvenile delinquency and mental health. His primary field of research is in rural deviance and delinquency and he has published a book on the subject of rural delinquency entitled,Freeland: Delinquency in Rural America.

Dr. Laundra can be reached at: klaundra@millikin.edu