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Kuppareddi Balamurugan placeholder

Dr. Kuppareddi Balamurugan

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

Forensic Science, Molecular Biology

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 102

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Kuppareddi.BalamuruganFREEMississippi

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Dr. Philip Carlan

Full Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 115

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Philip.CarlanFREEMississippi

Ragan Downey

Dr. Ragan Downey

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Justice policy planning, implementation, and evaluation; curriculum development and delivery; data management and analysis

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 101

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Ragan.DowneyFREEMississippi

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Joseph Green II

Instructor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

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J.D.GreenFREEMississippi

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Dr. Laura Gulledge

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Juvenile Justice & Delinquency, Juvenile Corrections, Juvenile Law, Family Violence, Gender and Crime, Criminological Theory, Corrections

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 122

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Laura.GulledgeFREEMississippi

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Dr. Xuyang He

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Forensic Chemistry

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 104

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Xuyang.HeFREEMississippi

Josh Hill

Dr. Josh Hill

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Terrorism/Homeland Security, Research Methods, Politics of Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice Theory

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 120

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Joshua.B.HillFREEMississippi

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Dr. Wes Johnson

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Corrections, Jails, Prisons, Mental Health Courts, Probation, Parole, deescalation training

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 115

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William.W.JohnsonFREEMississippi

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Dr. Lisa Nored

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Criminal Justice Policy, Juvenile Justice, Child Advocacy, Criminal Law and Procedure

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 125

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Lisa.noredFREEMississippi

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Dr. Thomas Panko

Associate Visiting Professor

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 116

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Thomas.PankoFREEMississippi

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Dr. Charlie Scheer

Assistant Professor

Areas of Expertise

Policing, workforce management, police legitimacy, recruitment & retention, training

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Arthell Kelley Hall (AKH) 117

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Charles.ScheerFREEMississippi

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Michael Smith

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Email
w302879FREEMississippi

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William Taylor

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Email
william.taylorFREEMississippi

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Dr. Alan Thompson

Full Professor

Areas of Expertise

Law Enforcement Operations, Policy and Practice

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

McCain Library & Archives (MLA) 204

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Alan.ThompsonFREEMississippi

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Samuel Tucker

Emeritus

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Email
w305376FREEMississippi

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Dr. Mike Wigginton Jr

Assistant Teaching Professor

Areas of Expertise

Extensive knowledge and skills in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice, Homeland Security, Money Laundering, Warrants, Court Testimony, Handling of Informants, Surveillance, VIP (executive/dignity protection), Crowd Control, Law Enforcement Ethics, Computer Databases, Special Weapons & Tactics, Use of Law Enforcement Technology.

College: Arts and Sciences
School: School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security
Discipline: Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security

Elizabeth Hall (EH) 305 map

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Michael.WiggintonFREEMississippi