Criminal Justice

Welcome from Dept Chair

"Welcome Note" from the Department of Criminal Justice Chair, Dr. Gennaro Vito, Ph.D.

Link for all Academic and University "Important Dates to Remember"

Registration dates, Drop/Add dates, Holidays, Exam schedules, any and all important school dates are listed...


jpeg of 2016 faculty
2016 / 2017 Faculty at Criminal Justice -  

Our 2016/17 faculty, L to R beginning in front - Kristine Swartz, Theresa Hayden, Deborah Keeling; 2nd row - Bradley Campbell,  Justin Nix, Richard Tewksbury, Ben Fisher; Back row - Michael Losavio, Cherie Dawson-Edwards, Viviana Andreescu, Rodney Brewer, Gennaro Vito and George Higgins. Not pictured -

 Elizabeth Grossi, & Angela Thielo.

We have an active and exciting program within the Department of Criminal Justice, in the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Louisville. We pride ourselves in offering high quality educational programs. Our faculty have degrees from some of the best institutions of higher education in the United States and are all actively involved in research and service that addresses critical issues in criminal justice and public safety. The Southern Police Institute is a division within the Department. The faculty and staff  stand ready to provide you with the knowledge, skills and support you need to attain your educational and professional goals.

CRiminal Justice

University of Louisville

Brigman Hall

Louisville, Kentucky 40292

Office Hours

M-F 8:00am to 5:00 pm

No holiday hours


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