Sou Lee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology & Criminology

Sou Lee is a criminologist who studies prison gang dynamics in the Philippines and the identity mechanisms that facilitate deviant and criminal violence among street gangs. His current research focuses on the lived experiences among members of Asian street...

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Contact Information

  • Office Hours Fall 2022
    Mondays & Wednesdays, 3-5 p.m.

  • (509) 313-6791

Education & Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D.: Criminology and Criminal Justice, Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

M.A.: Criminology and Criminal Justice, Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

B.A.: Criminal Justice, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire



Sou Lee is a criminologist who studies prison gang dynamics in the Philippines and the identity mechanisms that facilitate deviant and criminal violence among street gangs. His current research focuses on the lived experiences among members of Asian street gangs.