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Andrea Campetella (primary)
512 471 1458

Marilyn Armour

Professor, School of Social Work

Phone: +1 512 471 3197

Dr. Marilyn Armour is a University Distinguished Teaching Professor, and Director of the Institute for Restorative Justice and Restorative Dialogue at the School of Social Work. Her research focuses on the effectiveness of restorative justice interventions in schools, the prison system, for violent crime, domestic violence, and community restoration. Dr. Armour is the Director of Defense-Initiated Victim Outreach (DIVO), a statewide program that provides a bridge between victim-survivors and defense teams, especially in capital cases. Read more about Dr. Armour's work with restorative justice in schools here.

Ph.D. , University of Minnesota

M.S.W. , University of Minnesota

Restorative justice implementation and evaluation, school-to-prison pipeline, restorative dialogue, violent death, family members of homicide victims.

Research Excellence Award for Best Research Paper - University Co-op