Department of Criminal Justice Studies

Faculty and Staff

Full-time faculty

Dr. Dick Andzenge

Dr. Dick Andzenge

Ph.D. in Sociology, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo

Specialties: Criminology, medical sociology, political sociology, victimology, justice administration

Fall 2019 Office Hours
On sabbatical fall 2019. 

John D. Baker, J.D.

John D. Baker, J.D.

Pre-law Advisor
Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota

Specialties: Criminal procedure and criminal law

Fall 2019 Office Hours
Coming soon. 

Dr. Mary Clifford

Dr. Mary Clifford

Ph.D. in Justice Studies, Arizona State University

Specialties: Environmental crime, security, crime theory, sex crimes, sexual deviance, spiritual “laws” and human “laws,” justice as an ideal

Fall 2019 Office Hours
Coming soon. 

 Dr. Lee Gilbertson

Dr. Lee Gilbertson

Ph.D. in Sociology, Western Michigan University

Specialties: Forensic victimology, gangs and extremist groups, crime analysis and mapping

Fall 2019 Office Hours
Coming soon. 

Dr. Mario L. Hesse, Chair

Dr. Mario L. Hesse, Chair

Criminal Justice Graduate Program Director
Ph.D. in Sociology, South Dakota State University

Specialties: Research statistics, corrections, juvenile delinquency/juvenile justice, crime and the media and gangs

Summer 2019 Office Hours
7-11 a.m. Monday-Wednesday (by appointment)

Dr. Lindsey Vigesaa

Dr. Lindsey Vigesaa

Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, North Dakota State University

Specialties: Program evaluation, data analysis, and corrections and reentry. 

Fall 2019 Office Hours
Coming soon. 

Dr. Shawn L. Williams

Dr. Shawn L. Williams

Professional Peace Officer Education (PPOE) Coordinator
Ed.D. in Leadership, Saint Mary's University, Twin Cities

(320) 308-4168 | SH 246
slwilliams@stcloudstate.edu

Specialties: Policing today's society, diversity and communication in law enforcement.

Click here for Shawn's curriculum vitae. 

Fall 2019 Office Hours
Coming soon. 

Fall 2019 Adjunct faculty

Tom Eibes

M.S. St. Cloud State University

(320) 240-7068
tleibes@stcloudstate.edu
Specialties: Corrections

Jeremy Gallagher

M.S., St. Cloud State University

Specialities: Corrections

Staff

Danae Swanson

Office manager

(320) 308-4101 | SH 257
dmswanson@stcloudstate.edu
Notary Public, State of Minnesota

Undergraduate Academic Advisors

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Molly Hughes

CJS Undergraduate Academic Advisor

(320) 308-3016 | SH 222
cjadvising@stcloudstate.edu

Josh Robinson

CJS Undergraduate Academic Advisor

(320) 308-3016 | SH 222
cjadvising@stcloudstate.edu

Emerald Simkhada

CJS Undergraduate Academic Advisor/Computer Project Specialist

(320) 308-3016 | SH 222
cjadvising@stcloudstate.edu

Marnica Stoll

CJS Undergraduate Academic Advisor

(320) 308-3016 | SH 222
cjadvising@stcloudstate.edu

Emeriti Faculty and Staff

John Campbell, Ph.D.

Richard Lawrence, Ph.D.

Robert Prout, Ph.D.

Barry Schreiber, Ph.D.