Professor of Sociology
Office: Tisch 223
Phone: (518) 580-5779
Curriculum Vita (with links to most publications)
- B.A. University of California at Berkeley
- M.A., Ph.D. University of Washington
- Criminal Justice
- Conflict Resolution
- Restorative Justice. Click here for more information on Skidmore College Project on
Restorative Justice (URL Removed).
David Karp is Professor of Sociology and Director of the Project on Restorative Justice
at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. His current scholarship focuses
on restorative justice in community and educational settings. He was the recipient
of the 2010 Donald D. Gehring Award from the Association for Student Conduct Administration
for his work on campus restorative justice. David has published more than 100 academic
papers and six books, including The Little Book of Restorative Justice for Colleges and Universities
(2013), Wounds That Do Not Bind: Victim-Based Perspectives on the Death Penalty
(2006), and The Community Justice Ideal
(1999). David is on the Board of Directors for the National Association for Community
and Restorative Justice. He has previously served as Associate Dean of Student Affairs,
Chair of the Department of Sociology, and Director of the Program in Law and Society.
David received a B.A. in Peace and Conflict Studies from the University of California
at Berkeley, and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Washington.