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Leadership & Administration

The Administrative Staff of the School of Criminal Justice play a key role in supporting the core missions of the School of Criminal Justice as it relates to teaching, research and service. Click here for contact information.

Leadership

Name/TitlePhoneOffice LocationEmailSpecialization
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Dr. Robert Apel

Professor

973-353-5216

CLJ, 579 H

Labor market
Justice policy
Life course
Violence and injury
Causal inference

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Dr. Joel Caplan

Professor and M.A. Program Director

973-353-1304

CLJ, 548

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Risk Terrain Modeling (RTM)
Policing
Crime Prevention
Community Engagement
Algorithmic Justice

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Dr. Bill McCarthy

Dean

973-353-5032

CLJ, 566

Violence
Race and Crime
Sex Work

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Dr. Jody Miller

Distinguished Professor and Faculty Chair

973-353-1303

CLJ 555

Feminist/Gender Theory
Gender, Crime and Victimization
Qualitative Research Methods
Race, Neighborhoods and Inequality

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Dr. Michael Ostermann

Associate Professor and Undergraduate Program Chair

973-353-5758

CLJ, 579 F

Evidence-Based Crime Policy
Prisoner Reentry
Parole
Recidivism
Corrections
Program Evaluation
Translational Criminology

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Dr. Bonita Veysey

Professor

973-353-1929

CLJ, 578A

Criminal Identity
Desistance
Trauma-Informed Care
Women and Corrections
Behavioral Healthcare in Corrections
Program Evaluation

Administration

Name/TitlePhoneOffice LocationEmailSpecialization
Photo of Susan Alber
Susan Alber

Executive Assistant to the Dean

973-353-3292

CLJ, 568

Office of the Dean

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Jimmy Camacho

Manager, Graduate Programs and Graduate Enrollment Services

973-353-3448

CLJ, 572

Graduate Admissions, Academic Advisement, Degree Certifications, Enrollment Management, Transfer Evaluations, Program Development, Student Recruitment and Retention.

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Karina Gradaille

Administrative Coordinator, Grants Management

973-353-5831

CLJ, 572

Grants Management

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Megan Kreuziger

Student Counselor

973-353-3029

CLJ, 572

Academic Advisement, Transfer Credit Evaluations, Student Recruitment and Retention.

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Dr. Bill McCarthy

Dean

973-353-5032

CLJ, 566

Violence
Race and Crime
Sex Work

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Dennis Ng

Business Manager

973-353-2502

CLJ, 578D

Finance & Human Resources

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Lori Scott-Pickens

Director of Community Outreach/Learning

973-353-3403

CLJ, 565

Community Outreach and Public Relations

Photo of LaWanda Thomas
LaWanda Thomas

Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Programs

973-353-1300

CLJ, 572

Academic Advisement, Academic Probation & Dismissals, Commencement Coordinator, Degree Certifications, Enrollment Management: School-to-School and ReEnrollment