Eric M Warr
Eric Warr's research interests include crime, delinquency, and deviance. He has served as an advisor, consultant, or author to the National Science Foundation, the National Academy of Sciences, the National Institute of Justice, the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the American Statistical Association, the British Home Office, the Canadian Ministry of Justice, and a variety of other foreign and domestic agencies. He served on the NSF panel to establish the National Consortium for Violence Research and the NIJ committee to revise the measurement of rape in the National Crime Victimization Survey. He has served on the editorial boards of the American Journal of Sociology, the American Sociological Review, and Criminology, and has been appointed to numerous committees of the ASC and ASA. Professor Warr is a recipient of the President's Associates Teaching Excellence Award, the Eyes of Texas Award, and other teaching awards. His book Companions in Crime: The Social Aspects of Criminal Conduct (Cambridge University Press, 2002) won the 2005 Michael J. Hindelang Award from the American Society of Criminology. He was named a Fellow of the American Society of Criminology in 2012 and was recorded for their Oral History Project in 2015.