Under the mentoring of Professor Violet Yu, Sheneeka is a research assistant on the sub-project The Impact of Health Challenges on Criminal Recidivism among Male Returning Prisoners as a research assistant. She interviews research subjects during their incarceration at the Sing Sing Correctional Facility and after their prison release. Sheneeka also participates in the creation and maintenance of the databases for this study. In 2011, co-presented a paper title, “Health challenges of returning prisoners in New York City and criminal involvement” at the American Public Health Association annual meeting in Washington, DC.
Diaz, E., & Saul, S. (Forthcoming). Challenges to successful reentry: In their own words. The 2012 Biennial John Jay College International Conference, June 6-9, New York, NY.