Criminal Justice Faculty Profiles

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Sarah Jakub
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Sarah Jakub
  • Assistant Professor, Sociology and Criminal Justice, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Academic Credentials: J.D. CUNY School of Law M.A. Temple University B.A. Brandeis University
  • Office: Penn Hall 315
    Phone: 215-497-8757 Ext: 8757
  • Courses Taught

    CRIJ110: Introduction to Criminal Law
    CRIJ120: Criminal Evidence
    CRIJ160: Introduction to Juvenile Justice
    SOCI110: Introduction to Sociology
    SOCI150: Criminology

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Robert J. Ritchie
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Robert J. Ritchie
  • Professor, criminal justice, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Academic Credentials: BS, Temple University; MS, St. Joseph's University
  • Office: Penn Hall 311
    Phone: (215) 968-8284 Ext: 8284
  • Courses Taught

    CRIJ100: Introduction to the Administration of Criminal Justice
    CRIJ110: Introduction to Criminal Law
    CRIJ120: Criminal Evidence
    CRIJ130: Criminal Investigation/Forensics
    CRIJ140: Criminal Procedure
    CRIJ160: Introduction to Juvenile Justice
    SOCI150: Criminology

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Robert F. Ritchie
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Robert F. Ritchie
  • Instructor, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Academic Credentials: Associate of Liberal Arts (1998). Bachelor of Science - Public Safety Administration (2006). Master of Administrative Science - Emergency Management (2009). Master of Science in Homeland Security (2013).
  • Office: Penn Hall 301
    Phone: 215-968-8270 Ext: 8270
  • Courses Taught

    CRIJ100: Introduction to the Administration of Criminal Justice
    CRIJ210: Terrorism
    SOCI150: Criminology

Biography

Mr. Ritchie is a nineteen-year veteran of the Philadelphia Police Department. As a Police Officer, he has had various assignments including being assigned to the Highway Patrol Unit, where he had the honor of escorting the President of the United States in a motorcade on several occasions. He currently holds the rank of Lieutenant and is assigned to the 17th District in South Philadelphia. Mr. Ritchie has been trained by the Philadelphia Police Department’s Counter Terrorism Bureau Major Incident Response Team (MIRT) and has been the recipient of numerous departmental commendations, including one for bravery and another for heroism. Mr. Ritchie is the recipient of the 2012 Citizens Crime Commission Award for Heroism. Mr. Ritchie is also the recipient of a Commonwealth of Pennsylvania State Senate Award for Bravery. Mr. Ritchie earned an Associate of Liberal Arts degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Safety Administration. In May of 2009, Mr. Ritchie earned a Master of Administrative Science degree in Emergency Management Administration from Fairleigh-Dickinson University. Mr. Ritchie has also earned two post-graduate certificates from Fairleigh-Dickinson University: Global Security & Terrorism Studies and School Security & Safety Administration. In May of 2013, Mr. Ritchie earned a Master of Science in Homeland Security from Fairleigh-Dickinson University. Mr. Ritchie is a graduate of class #297 of the School of Police Staff & Command at Northwestern University, where he served as class Vice-President. Upon graduation from Northwestern University, Mr. Ritchie was awarded the prestigious Franklin Kreml Award. Mr. Ritchie is also a graduate of the Police Executive Leadership Program at Penn State University.

Leonard Brown
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Leonard Brown
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Office: Founders Hall 210A
    Phone: (215) 968-8270 Ext: 8270

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David Breen
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David Breen
  • Adjunct Professor, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Academic Credentials: JD, Widener University School of Law; MBA, La Salle University; BS, Accounting, La Salle University
  • Office: Founders Hall 210A
    Phone: (215) 968-8270 Ext: 8270
  • Courses Taught

    CRIJ100: Introduction to the Administration of Criminal Justice
    CRIJ110: Introduction to Criminal Law
    CRIJ120: Criminal Evidence
    CRIJ140: Criminal Procedure
    CRIJ160: Introduction to Juvenile Justice

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Shared Resources

I use a variety of interactive learning devices including case studies, role play, and team presentations. I often assign court cases for briefing to convey Constitutional principles to the study of criminal justice.

Thomas Cuba
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Thomas Cuba
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Office: Founders Hall 210A
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6583

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Edward Donnelly
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Edward Donnelly
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Office: Founders Hall 210A
    Phone: (215) 968-8270 Ext: 8270

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John Fala
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John Fala
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Office: Founders Hall 210
    Phone: 215-968-8061

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Richard Kraus
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Richard Kraus
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Academic Credentials: Master of Science, Criminal Justice - Boston University
  • Office: Pemberton Hall 301
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6136

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Harry McCann
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Harry McCann
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Academic Credentials: Bachelor of Arts, Criminal Justice LaSalle University Masters Public Administration, Penn State University Certified Act 120 Polce Academy Instructor Certified Pa. Correctional Academy Instructor
  • Office: Founders Hall 210A
    Phone: 215-968-8061
  • Courses Taught

    CRIJ100: Introduction to the Administration of Criminal Justice
    CRIJ115: Outlaw Gangs and Organized Crime
    CRIJ120: Criminal Evidence
    CRIJ130: Criminal Investigation/Forensics
    CRIJ260: Probation and Parole
    CRIJ275: Introduction to Correctional Administration
    CRIJ280: Cooperative Education - Criminal Justice

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David Mettin
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David Mettin
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Office: UBC
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6326

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Matthew Phelan
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Matthew Phelan
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Academic Credentials: BA, Criminal Justice, Bloomsburg University; MA, Criminal Justice, Widener University
  • Office: Founders Hall 210A
    Phone: 215-968-8270 Ext: 8270
  • Courses Taught

    CRIJ100: Introduction to the Administration of Criminal Justice
    CRIJ120: Criminal Evidence
    CRIJ130: Criminal Investigation/Forensics

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James Sabath
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James Sabath
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Office: Founders Hall 210A
    Phone: 215-968-8270 Ext: 8270
  • Courses Taught

    CRIJ100: Introduction to the Administration of Criminal Justice
    CRIJ110: Introduction to Criminal Law
    CRIJ120: Criminal Evidence
    CRIJ140: Criminal Procedure
    CRIJ250: Police Organization and Administration

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Roy Stoner
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Roy Stoner
  • Part-Time Faculty, Social & Behavioral Science
  • Academic Credentials: BA, Temple University; MS, Saint Joseph University
  • Office: Penn Hall 311
    Phone: (215) 968-8270 Ext: 8270
  • Courses Taught

    CRIJ100: Introduction to the Administration of Criminal Justice
    CRIJ120: Criminal Evidence
    CRIJ160: Introduction to Juvenile Justice
    CRIJ250: Police Organization and Administration

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Heather Kouveras
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Heather Kouveras
  • Program Developer, Educational Enrichment Programs, Student Life
  • Office: Rollins 122
    Phone: (215) 968-8015 Ext: 8015

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