Professor of Sociology
Bill McCarthy received his degree from the University of Toronto. His research focuses on: health, crime and delinquency, and research methods. Current research projects include:
- Examining the context of adolescent sex and its consequences for education, mental health and problem behavior across the life course.
- Examining homicide patterns in two Canadian and two American cities throughout the 20th century.
- Analyzing the backgrounds and health of service workers from two comparable cities, one in the U.S. and one in Canada.
- Study of juvenile crime.