Faculty and Staff

Miami University's Justice and Community Studies program currently has seven full-time faculty, who teach, advise students, assist in community outreach programs, and conduct research. In addition, the program has several part-time faculty members who hold no less than a master’s degree and have extensive experience in their respective fields.

Full-Time Faculty

Instructor Steve Bailey

Steven Bailey
Lecturer

Dr. Theresa Conover

Theresa Conover
Associate Professor

Dr. John Forren

John Forren
Chair and Associate Professor

Daniel Hall

Daniel Hall
Professor

Erik Niehaus

Erik Niehaus
Visiting Assistant Professor

Instructor Steve Schuchart

Steve Schuchart
Visiting Assistant Professor

Dr. Jessica Warner

Jessica Warner
Assistant Professor

Part-Time Faculty

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Jeff Asher
Juvenile Justice

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Gary Becker
Attorney

Seth Hagaman

Seth Hagaman
Special Agent

Instructor John McCandless

John McCandless
Miami University Police

Instructor Melinda Muller

Melinda Muller
Community Development

Adolfo Olivias

Adolfo Olivas
Attorney

Affiliate Faculty

Dr. Kelli Johnson

Kelli Johnson
English

Dr. Janet Marshall

Janet Marshall
Chemistry