Meet the Faculty

All of our full-time faculty have Ph.D.'s in sociology. Our part-time instructors have a Ph.D., J.D., or master's degree, plus several years of experience in federal and regional law enforcement, probation, parole, and prosecution. Our faculty have published dozens of books and articles, and remain active in professional criminological and sociological organizations.

Marybeth Ayella, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Sylvia M. DeSantis, M.A.

Director, Criminal Justice Institute

George W. Dowdall, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus

Maria Kefalas, Ph.D.

Professor, Director of Richard Johnson Center for Anti-Violence

Christopher Kelly

Christopher E. Kelly, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Raquel Kennedy Bergen, Ph.D.

Professor, Director of Gender Studies

Kim Logio, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Chair of Sociology

Melissa A. Logue, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

John J. McCall, Ph.D.

Professor, the John McShain Chair in Ethics (Sabbatical 2015-2016)