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Meet the Faculty

School of Criminal Justice & Social Sciences

peter piraino

Pete Piraino, Ph.D.

Dean of the School of Criminal Justice & Social Sciences
lacy ellis

Lacy Ellis, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice & Assistant Dean for Criminal Justice
Department Chair, Criminal Justice
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erin dean

Erin P. Dean, Ph.D.

Professor of Counseling and Psychology & Assistant Dean for Social Sciences
Outcomes Assessment Program Review
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johnathon sharp

Johnathon Sharp, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychology
jonathan appel

Jonathan Appel, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology and Criminal Justice
Director of Institutional Review Board (IRB)
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elizabeth athaide-victor

Elizabeth Athaide-Victor, Ph.D.

Professor of Forensic Psychology and Psychology
olga bertlesen

Olga Bertelsen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Global Security and Intelligence
dean butler

Dean Butler

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Crime Scene Science House Coordinator
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kevin cashen

Kevin Cashen

Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice & Security Studies
NCAA Faculty Athletic Representative
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michael curtis

Michael Curtis, J.D.

Associate Professor of Criminal Law
Cold Case Fellowship Program Director
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steve hurwitz

Steven Hurwitz, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology & Criminal Justice
Washington Center Liaison
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fang-mei law

Fang-Mei Law, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology & Criminal Justice
sandra miller

Sandra Miller, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Criminology
Department Chair CJNS Undergraduate Seated
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nicholas reinhard

Nicholas Reinhard

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Coordinator of Peer Mentors
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david selnick

David Selnick, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Intelligence and Security Studies
craig stapley

Craig Stapley, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Homeland Security and Terrorism