Robina Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice

Rhys Hester

Former Research Fellow in Sentencing Law and Policy

University of South Carolina, PhD
University of South Carolina School of Law, JD
Charleston Southern University, BS/BA

www.rhyshester.com

Rhys Hester is a professor in the department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice at Clemson University. He holds a PhD in Criminology and Criminal Justice as well as a JD. Prior to his current position at Clemson University, Dr. Hester was the Deputy Director of the Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing and a Research Fellow in Sentencing Law and Policy at the Robina Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice. His research has been published in academic journals and law reviews including Criminology and Journal of Quantitative Criminology.