Faculty and Staff
All faculty and staff of the Department of Criminal Justice are located on the 4th Floor of Clow Faculty.
Our Criminal Justice Faculty
We are pleased that our faculty brings a broad depth of knowledge to the classroom. Both our traditional and online major are supported by a faculty of professors with Ph. D.’s in Criminal Justice, Political Science and Sociology. Our full-time faculty members:
- have active research agendas in criminal justice and criminology,
- consistently present research at national criminal justice and criminology conferences,
- have published articles in social scientific journals,
- teach courses related to their chosen specializations.
In addition, our department is supported by adjunct professors who have J.D.’s, M.A.’s and M.S.’s, with a wide variety of backgrounds and years of experience out in the field.
Dr. David Jones
Professor of Criminal Justice
Dr. Jones earned his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Kansas in 1980.
His specializations are in the areas of Urban Political Theory, Law, and the Courts.
Dr. Victoria Beck
Professor of Criminal Justice
Dr. Beck earned her Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati in 2001.
Dr. Beck is the past President of Midwestern Criminal Justice Association. Her research has appeared in a variety of academic journals and has focused on issues related to laws and sexual victimization, rape myths and video games, eyewitness identification and criminal justice education. Dr. Beck is currently teaching the following courses: Research Methods, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Criminological Theory and Criminal Law.
Dr. Michael Lenza
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Dr. Lenza earned his Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Missouri – Columbia in 2005.
Dr. Lenza’s publications and research includes: statistical and qualitative methodologies, death penalty, research methods and ethics, medical marijuana, theory, convict criminology, corrections, criminology and institutional violence.
Dr. Chris Rose
Associate Professor of Criminal Justice and Interim Chair of the Criminal Justice Department
Ph. D. in Sociology, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (2002).
Dr.Rose is currently the Interim Chair of the Criminal Justice Department. He is an experimental criminologist with specializations in statistics, quantitative research methodology and social problems. His research has appeared in a variety of academic journals and books, such as the Journal of Crime and Justice, the Journal of Correctional Education, Offender Programs Report, Journal of Drug Education, Teaching Forum, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Understanding Correctional Violence, and the State of Corrections. He teaches courses on Statistics, Quantitative Research Methodology, Major Issues in Criminal Justice, Criminological Theory, Organized Crime, and Crime Films.
Dr. D. Alper Camlibel
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Ph. D. in Political Science, Claremont Graduate University, California (2010).
Dr. Camlibel is the former Police Superintendent at Turkish National Police. He attended many international and national crime and drug trafficking-related conferences and training. He represented the Turkish Government at the United Nations (UNODC), Organization for Cooperation and Security in Europe (OSCE), The European Police Office (EUROPOL), The International Police Organization (INTERPOL), and Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) meetings as a Turkish National Police delegate. Dr.Camlibel is currently a member and an instructor of International Police Association (IPA). Dr. Camlibel regularly teaches the following courses: Police in Modern Society, Police Deviance, Major Criminal Justice Issues, Terrorism-Counter Terrorism and Narcotic Drugs.
Academic Department Associate
Office: Clow Faculty Building, Room F414
Phone: (920) 424-3230 (Cj office)
Fax: (920) 424-2319
Susan Reed, Ph.D.
Stephen Richards, Ph.D.
Home Phone: 920-907-0326
Cell Phone: 920-904-3737