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Teaching Experience

Adjunct Faculty Criminal Justice 2022- present

Criminal Justice Program Coordinator 2018-2022

Illinois Valley Community College

Oglesby, Illinois

Faculty Lead Instructor 2013-2017

Providing guidance to 15-39 Online Instructors

College of Online and Continuing Education

Southern New Hampshire University

Online Adjunct Faculty 2011-2017

Criminal Justice

College of Online and Continuing Education

Southern New Hampshire University

Manchester, New Hampshire

Professor’s Assistant 1994-1995

Writing-Intensive Grader

Harvard University Extension School

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Publications

Contributory Author

(2020) The Encyclopedia of Crime, Law 

Enforcement, Courts, and Corrections, ABC-CLIO

Politics and American Policing: The Protect and to Serve Travesty

(2012) Seattle, WA: Amazon

Is Panhandling a Deviant Activity?

(2011) Faculty Writer's Network, Southern New Hampshire University

Occupy Wall Street: Is Corporate Deviance Carving the Path of Revolution?

(2011) Faculty Writer's Network, Southern New Hampshire University

Who is the Ideal FTO?

(2006) National Association of Field Training Officers

Hitting the Street v. In-House Training

(2006) National Association of Field Training Officers

Innovation v. the Status Quo

(2006) National Association of Field Training Officers

My teaching interest is to provide the entry level, returning, non-traditional undergraduate and graduate student an in-depth learning environment that will focus upon student-centered instruction, which is ignited through critical thinking, extensive student-specific feedback, coupled with theoretical academic foundations, along with in-depth examinations of practical application.

Presentation

National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development

May, 2019 ~ Austin, Texas

International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence

Presented Roundtable Discussion:

Is Community College Criminal Justice Education Contributing to

Systemic Issues

Among our Nation’s Police?     

Research

Doctoral Student, Helms School of Government, Liberty University

Lynchburg, Virginia

September 2019 Social Control Theory, Labeling Theory, Reintegrative Shaming Theory, and Faith-Based Correctional Programs

March 2020 Fear in Policing: An Undeniable Contributory Factor toward Acute Stress

 

Graduate Student, Department of Criminal Justice, American Public University

Charles Town, West Virginia

October 2006 Research Design for the Examination of Premature Resignations among Probationary Police Officers within the Chicago Police Department

 

Graduate Student, Department of Criminal Justice, American Public University

Charles Town, West Virginia

October 2007 Pedophilia and the Internet

 

Graduate Student, Department of Criminal Justice, American Public University

Charles Town, West Virginia

June 2009 Methadone Treatment Programs: History, Use, and Future

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