Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Richards Davis

Richard Kania

RICHARDS P. DAVIS, Ph.D. 
University of Alabama
Professor & Director of The Center for Best Practices in Law Enforcement
 
RICHARD R.E. KANIA, Ph.D.
University of Virginia
Professor 
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Chris Haney, M.S. Dean Buttram
CHRIS HANEY, M.S.
Jacksonville State University
Instructor
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H. DEAN BUTTRAM, III Ed.D. 
University of Alabama
Assistant Professor
Undergraduate Coordinator
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Harald Duncan Joseph Scott Morgan
HARALD R. DUNCAN, M.S. 
Jacksonville State University
Instructor
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JOSEPH SCOTT MORGAN, MSFS
National-Louis University
Distinguished Scholar of Applied Forensics
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  Ronald Mellen
  RONALD R. MELLEN, Ph.D. 
Texas A & M University
Professor & Department Head
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Kay Lang, Ph.D. Brian Patton, M.S., ICPS

KAY LANG, Ph.D.
University at Albany (SUNY)
Assistant Professor & Director of Criminal Justice Graduate Studies
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BRIAN E. PATTON, M.S., ICPS
Jacksonville State University

Instructor
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London Pearce

LONDON PEARCE, MPA
Instructor
Jacksonville State University

Room B 102 C Brewer Hall

256-782-5385

Christopher Murtagh

CHRISTOPHER MURTAGH, Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Brandeis University

Room 130 Brewer Hall

256-782-5340

Mark Hopwood

MARK HOPWOOD, MSFS, MPA, SCSA
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Senior Forensic Scientist & Director of the Center for Applied Forensics

Shane Golden

SHANE GOLDEN, MSFS, CCSI
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Forensic Scientist

Staff

Shared Faculty

Denise Davis

DENISE DAVIS, Secretary
Department of Criminal Justice

Rm 126 A Brewer Hall

256-782-5335

Christie Crider

CHRISTIE CRIDER, Clerical Assistant III
Forensic Investigation Degree Program

Room 115 Brewer Hall

256-782-5516

Raena Garmon

RAENA MOTES-GARMON
Forensic Science Specialist

AMY FRANKLIN, Ph.D.
Office: 244 Ayers Hall

Office Phone: 256-782-8164

JEFFREY VAN SLYKE,  ED.D
Office: 2134 McClellan Campus

Office Phone: 256-782-5925
                 


Adjunct Faculty


Charles Dysart, II

Christina Kilgore

Alice Martin

Kelly Smith

Teri Smith