MACJA Faculty

Faculty & Instructors:

Blount, William R.
(PhD, George Peabody College for Teachers) Professor Emeritus
Evaluation research; Substance abuse; Treatment programs; Consensual crime

Bromley, Max L.
(Ed.D., Nova University) Former Program Director, Professor Emeritus
Campus crime and policing; Community policing; Crime prevention: Police administration
Former Assistant Chief USF Police Department

Ferner, Richard J.
(D.B.A., Argosy University) Senior Management Analyst, St. Petersburg Police Department; Adjunct Faculty
Economic and demographic factors' influence on crime and disorder in local and regional communities and among youth

Fridell, Lorie A.
(PhD, University of California, Irvine) Professor; Trainer and Consultant at Fair and Impartial Policing
Police use of force; biased policing, violence against police
Former Director of Research at P.E.R.F.

Hawkins, Carl
(D.P.A., Nova Southeastern University) Adjunct Faculty
P.E.R.F. Consultant
Former Colonel H.C.S.O.

Lee, Robert E.
(D.P.A., Nova Southeastern University) Adjunct Faculty; Professor at Florida Gulf Coast University
Former City Manager

Moore, Kathleen A.
(PhD, Kent State University) Research Associate Professor in the Department of Mental Health, Law, and Policy
Project Evaluation; bridging the gap between research and practice; social policy issues such as co-occurring disorder, homelessness, and jail diversion

Sewell, James
(PhD, Florida State University) Adjunct Faculty
Former Assistant Commissioner F.D.L.E

Spina, Steven F.
(PhD, University of Florida) Adjunct Faculty
City Manager of Zephyrhills
Adjunct Faculty, USF Public Administration

Valentine, Colby L. 
(PhD, Florida State University) Program Director, Assistant Professor of Instruction   Program evaluation; correctional based research; victimization; human trafficking; criminology and criminal justice pedagogy 

Graduate Assistants:

Walker, Emily
Graduate Student, MACJA Program Assistant