Professional History

Service Above Self

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
(Tenure-track)

August 2022 - Present

Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice at an R2 institution

  • Teach criminal justice courses to undergraduate and dual enrollment high school students

  • Engage in student advisement, academic citizenship, research, and public service

  • Provide active support for the mission and goals of the department, college, and university


Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

(Tenure-track)

August 2021 - December 2022

Assistant Professor (On-campus) - Aug. 2021 - May 2022

Lead Faculty (Online) - Sept. 2021 - Dec. 2022

  • Demonstrate excellence in teaching and advising undergraduates

  • Teach criminal justice courses in various formats (face-to-face, hybrid, and online)

  • Review, revise, and approve curricula, and recommend new online courses

  • Approve online course teaching assignments for adjunct faculty each sub-term

Business & Criminal Justice Teacher

August 2018 - August 2021

  • Teach and engage upper-level students in the following college prep courses: Financial Management; Accounting; Introduction to Business; and Criminal Justice

  • Integrate technology into classroom practices – online and hybrid

  • Actively involve students through group work, explorations, questioning, discussion, and other cooperative teaching techniques

Youth Development Professional

2017-2018

  • Facilitated the ARISE Anger Management curriculum

  • Guided adjudicated youth who required treatment and specialized program services

  • Educated youth on life skills, interpersonal skills, communication skills, and decision-making skills

Police Officer

2015-2016

  • Conducted proactive patrols and answered calls for service

  • Prepared detailed written reports of investigative findings

  • Researched and apply appropriate charges according to the state's Revised Statutes and the city's Municipal Codes

Police Constable

2010-2013

  • Served in intelligence, communication, operations, and mounted patrol

  • Served as patrol team leader and communication station officer

  • Patrolled crime “hot spots” and enforced traffic and criminal laws

  • Investigated crimes, prepare case files, and testify in court