Raymond J. Colleran

Lecturer in Criminal Justice


correctional rehabilitation, inmate mental health services, criminal justice administration and social justice


M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling, University of Scranton

Raymond J. Colleran has been teaching courses in Criminal Justice at Marywood since 2005 and has previously taught at the University of Scranton.

From 1989-2005, Mr. Colleran was associated with SCI Waymart which serves 1,400 mentally ill or minimum security adult male inmates. During that time, he served as Deputy Superintendent for Centralized Services and then Deputy Superintendent for Forensic Services. From 1998-2005, he served as Superintendent. Previously he served as Deputy Warden and Warden of the Lackawanna County Prison and as Chief Juvenile Probation Officer for Lackawanna County. He is a member of the American Correctional Association, the American Jail Association, the PA Warden's Association, and the Carbondale YMCA Board of Trustees.