• Fatoumata M. Ceesay
  • Fatoumata M. Ceesay
  • Fatoumata M. "Ceesay" is a doctoral student in the Department of Sociology studying crime and social control. Ceesay’s research areas include topics pertaining to policing and community safety, specifically police accountability, crisis response, community violence prevention, gun violence reduction, and evidence-based policy. She also examines trends in media and communication and incorporates qualitative and computational methods in her research. She is a current National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellow (GRF) and is currently completing a graduate certification in Public Policy at the Edward J. Bloustein School at Rutgers University. She holds a BA in Sociology, with minors in Gender Studies and African American Studies from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY (2018), where she was also a Ronald E. McNair Scholar.