Meet the Criminology & Criminal Justice Faculty


Name Position Special Interests
Catherine Chadeayne    Instructor & Internship Coordinator Internship program
Dr Michael Cherbonneau     Assistant Professor Criminological Theory; Criminal Decision-Making; Crime Prevention; Street Crime & Violence; Offender-Based Research
John Dean    Instructor & Internship Coordinator Internship program
James Garner      Interim Chair  
Dr. Michael Hallett    Professor Critical Criminology, Program Evaluation, Race and Punishment, Privatized Penal Systems, Comparative Criminal Justice Systems
Lucy Ann Hoover      Visiting Professor      Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law, Terrorism and Law Enforcement
Dr. Kristina Lopez   Assistant Professor

Immigration, Ethnicity, and Crime, Criminology, Corrections, and Program Evaluation

Dr. Holly V. Miller MSCJ Program Director & Associate Professor Immigration and Crime, Juvenile Delinquency, Program Evaluation, Correctional Policy
Dr. J. Mitchell Miller   


Drugs and Crime, Program Evaluation, Qualitative Methods

Dr. Alicia Sitren 

Associate Professor

Offender Perceptions and Decision-making Paradigms; The Nature and Function of Jails; Job Candidate Desirability Research; and Criminology-Econometric modeling

Dr. Brenda Vose   

Associate Professor

Research Methods, Community Corrections: Parole, Probation, Effective Intervention, Criminal Justice Policy, Media Influences

Dr. Jennifer K Wesely Professor Domestic Violence, Gender, Inequality and Justice, Women's Experiences of Violence and Homelessness

Adjunct Faculty

Kelly Vannan                 E-mail:
David Conn                 E-mail:
Abigail Ellis                 E-mail:
Ronald Lendvay                 E-mail:
John Pauly                 E-mail:
Paul Shaw                 E-mail:
Vicki Waytowich                  E-mail:
Deborah Eichelberger                 E-mail: