Department of Justice, Law & Society: Faculty

Our faculty is composed of highly qualified and dedicated full-time professors with terminal degrees in their fields and real-world professional experience, as well as outstanding part-time instructors. Click on each of their profiles below to learn more about their experience, publications, awards and contact information.

Department Chair

  • Dr. Emily M. Sweitzer


    Dr. Sweitzer is a nationally certified school psychologist and is certified as a K-12 principal in More


  • Dr. Aref M. Al-Khattar


    Dr. Al-Khattar is a retired law enforcement officer (lieutenant colonel, General More

  • Dr. John R. Cencich

    Professor and Director of the Pennsylvania Institute of Criminological and Forensic Sciences

    A senior member of the Department of Justice, Law & Society appointed in 2002, Dr. John Cencich is More

  • Dr. Raymond J. Hsieh

    Associate Professor

    Dr. Hsieh joined Cal U in 2005. He teaches courses on Cyber Crime Investigation, Cyber  More

  • Dr. Michael Hummel

    Professor of Leadership and Security Studies, DIrector of Leadership Studies and the Serene Leadership Institute

    Professor of Leadership and Security Studies, Department of Justice, Law & Society, Director More

  • Dr. Cassandra L. Kuba

    Assistant Professor and Chief Forensic Anthropologist

    Dr. Cassandra Kuba is a biological anthropologist, specializing in forensic anthropology  More

  • Dr. Elizabeth A. Larsen

    Associate Professor

    Dr. Larsen has brought the Cal U sociology program in line with the Commission on Applied More

  • Dr. Marta S. McClintock-Comeaux

    Assistant Professor and Director of the Office of Women's Studies

    Dr. McClintock-Comeaux began her tenure at Cal U in fall 2007. Under her leadership, the More

  • Dr. John P. Nass Jr.


    Dr. Nass has been at Cal U for 20 years. His major focus is eastern North American More

  • James Kane Record, J.D., L.L.M.

    Assistant Professor

    Professor James Record is an expert in criminal law, criminal procedure and trial advocacy. He is  More

  • Julie Warnick

    Assistant Professor

    Professor Warnick's prior practictioner experience includes a variety of legal positions with a More