Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
The University bestows the designation "Graduate Faculty" upon faculty following review of their credentials and recommendation by their colleagues. The University maintains six levels of graduate faculty: (1) Full, (2) Associate, (3) Adjunct, (4) Adjunct Research Co-Mentor, (5) Affiliate, and (6) Adjunct Teaching.
Only Full graduate faculty members may chair doctoral committees. Adjunct Research Co-Mentor members may serve as co-chair of a master's or doctoral committee. Full or Associate graduate faculty may chair master's committees. Only one adjunct or affiliate graduate faculty member may serve as a voting member on any master's or doctoral committee.
Teaching adjunct members may not serve on graduate committees.
BERT BURRASTON, Assistant Professor, PhD (2003), University of Oregon 
ANGELA CREWS, Associate Professor, PhD (1996) Indiana University of Pennsylvania 
RANDOLPH T. DUPONT, Professor, PhD (1981), The University of Texas at Austin 
SHELLEY KEITH, Assistant Professor, PhD (2009), Emory University 
K. B. TURNER, Associate Professor, PhD (1996), University of Nebraska-Lincoln 
MARGARET VANDIVER, Professor, PhD (1989), Florida State University 
AMAIA IRATZOQUI, Assistant Professor, PhD (2015), Florida State University 
XIN JIANG, Assistant Professor, PhD (2012), The Ohio State University 
AMANDA D. JOHNSON, Assistant Professor, PhD (2010) Sam Houston State University 
JAMES C. MCCUTCHEON, Assistant Professor, PhD (2013) University of Central Florida 
STEPHEN WATTS, Assistant Professor, PhD (2013), University of Georgia 
LENARD WELLS, Instructor, PhD (2008), Cardinal Stritch University 
HALEY ZETTLER, Assistant Professor, PhD (2016), University of Texas at Dallas 
CLIFFORD T. FREEMAN, MA (1997), The University of Memphis 
ROBERT KELSEY, PhD (1988), State University of New York at Buffalo 
SUSAN MCNEELEY, PhD (2013), University of Cincinnati 
ISAAC T. VAN PATTEN, PhD (1983), Virginia Polytechnic Institute 
ADJUNCT TEACHING MEMBERS
SAM COCHRAN, MS (1974), University of Southern Mississippi 
MICHAEL L. GURLEY, MS (2014), Saint Leo University 
MICHAEL HOFFMAN, JD (1978), Southern Methodist University 
JOSE F. LEON, JD (2002), Universidad Catolica Andres Bello 
ROBERT D. NATIONS, BS, East Texas Baptist University 
WAYNE J. PITTS, Professor, PhD (2003), University of New Mexico 
WILLIAM E. POWELL, MPA (1986), University of Memphis 
ANDY WILSON, MS (2003), Utica College of Syracuse University 
TESSICA C. DOOLEY, JD (2005) University of Arkansas 
MARY HONORE TUCKER, Visiting Assistant Professor, JD (2004), Louisiana State University 
NOTE: Expiration date of graduate faculty membership is indicated in brackets.