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 2021 Office Hours 
Coming in August. Contact faculty via email over summer. 

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 2021 Office Hours 
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday (virtual)
2-3 p.m. Tuesday
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday (virtual)
2-3 p.m. Thursday
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday (virtual)

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

On re-assignment with the Community Anti-Racism Education Initiative (C.A.R.E.).

 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 2021 Office Hours 
12:30-1:45 p.m. and 3:30-5:15 p.m. Monday (by appointment)
12:30-1:45 p.m. and 3:30-5:15 p.m. Wednesday (by appointment)
3:30-4:30 p.m. Friday (by appointment)

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

Fall 2021 Office Hours 
7-7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday (by appointment)
7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday (by appointment)
7-7:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday (by appointment)
7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday (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. 

On leave fall of 2021. 

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 257
slwilliams@stcloudstate.edu

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

See Shawn's curriculum vitae

Fall 2021 Office Hours 
12:30-4 p.m. Monday and Wednesday
9 a.m. to noon Thursday
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday (virtual; by appointment)

Fall 2021 Adjunct faculty

Tom Eibes

M.S. Criminal Justice Studies, St. Cloud State University

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

Jeremy Gallager

M.S. Criminal Justice Studies, St. Cloud State University

Specialty: Corrections

Jennifer Lampert

M.S. Criminal Justice Studies, St. Cloud State University

Specialty: Juvenile corrections and justice

Student Services

School of Public Affairs Student Success Center
329 Stewart Hall
(320) 308-4790
sopa@stcloudstate.edu

Kristy Modrow

Kristy Modrow

Student Relations and Experiential Learning Director

(320) 308-6080 | Stewart Hall 363
kkmodrow@stcloudstate.edu
Internships, career development, graduate school, study abroad

Staff

Mahogany Morrison

Mahogany Morrison

Office manager

(320) 308-4101 | SH 329G
mmorrison1@stcloudstate.edu
Danae Swanson

Danae Swanson

CJS Advising Center Staff Supervisor

(320) 308-5652 | SH 362
dmswanson@stcloudstate.edu
Notary Public, State of Minnesota

Undergraduate Academic Advisors

Visit our webpage.

Brittney Hoff

Brittney Hoff

Academic Advisor (up to 60 credits)

320-308-6075 | Stewart Hall 329E
brittney.hoff@stcloudstate.edu

Mercy Sowemimo

CJS Undergraduate Academic Advisor (60+ credits)

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

Eva Lee

CJS Undergraduate Academic Advisor (60+ credits)

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

Cubie Shrestha

CJS Undergraduate Academic Advisor (60+ credits)

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

Emeriti Faculty and Staff

John Campbell, Ph.D.

Robert Prout, Ph.D.

Barry Schreiber, Ph.D.