Department of Criminal Justice, Legal Studies & Social Work

Full Time Faculty

Dr. David Tushaus

Dr. David Tushaus

Department Chairperson
Professor of Legal Studies
Wilson Hall 204E
(816)271-5627

Pam Clary

Pam Clary

Director of Social Work
Instructor of Social Work
Wilson Hall 203C
(816) 271-4341

Jana Frye

Jana Frye

Social Work Field Coordinator
Assistant Professor
Wilson 204J
816-271-4350

Dr. Sue Godboldt

Dr. Sue Godboldt

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Wilson Hall 203F
(816) 271-4219


Dr. Joanne Katz

Dr. Joanne Katz

Professor of Legal Studies
Wilson Hall 204H
(816) 271-5837

Suzanne Kissock

Suzanne Kissock

Professor of Legal Studies
Wilson Hall 203D
(816) 271-4454

Dr. Greg Lindsteadt

Dr. Greg Lindsteadt

Professor of Criminal Justice
Wilson Hall 203E
(816) 271-4467

Matt Loehr

Matt Loehr

Assistant Professor of
Social Work
Wilson Hall 204F
816-271-5965


Dr. David Marble

Dr. David Marble

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Wilson Hall 204I
816) 271-5960

Frederica Nix

Frederica Nix

Instructor of Criminal Justice
Wilson Hall 204G
(816) 271-5916

Kip B. Wilson

Kip B. Wilson

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
L.E.A. Director
Wilson Hall 203A
(816) 271-5842

Dr. Monty Smith

Dr. Monty Smith

Forensics Graduate Program Director
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Wilson Hall 203B
(816) 271-4434


Barbara Harris

Barbara Harris

Administrative Assistant
Wilson Hall 204K
(816) 271-5959