faculty and staff Our faculty members are experienced teachers and respected scholars in their fields. The Social Sciences Department prides itself on maintaining open and engaging faculty-student relationships. They're dedicated to helping you put together a program to meet your needs.

Core Faculty

Brian Monahan , Ph.D.

Director of Criminal Justice and Sociology, Associate Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice
-Media and Crime, Social Problems, Deviant Behavior

Jon Christiansen , M.A.

-social movements, labor, and community sociology

Patrick Seffrin , Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice
-Criminology, criminal justice, sociology