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Faculty and Staff

All faculty and staff of the Department of Criminal Justice are located on the 4th Floor of Clow Faculty.  

Our Criminal Justice Faculty

We are pleased that our faculty brings a broad depth of knowledge to the classroom. Both our traditional and online major are supported by a faculty of professors with Ph.D.’s in Criminal Justice, Political Science, Social Welfare, and Sociology. Our full-time faculty members:

  • have active research agendas in criminal justice and criminology,
  • teach courses related to their specializations,
  • consistently present research at national and regional criminal justice and criminology conferences,
  • some have published books, and
  • all have published articles in social scientific journals.

In addition, our department is supported by adjunct professors who have J.D.’s, M.A.’s and M.S.’s, with a wide variety of backgrounds and years of experience out in the field.  If interested in being an Instructional Academic Staff Member, apply here.

Dr. Chris Rose

Professor of Criminal Justice and Department Chair

Ph.D. in Sociology, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale (2002).

Dr. Rose is an experimental criminologist with specializations in statistics, criminological theory, quantitative research methodology and social problems. His research has appeared in a variety of academic journals and books, such as the Journal of Crime and Justice, the Journal of Criminal Justice and Law, Journal of Correctional Education, Offender Programs Report, Journal of Drug Education, Teaching Forum, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Understanding Correctional Violence, and the State of Corrections.  He has also published a book on statistics entitled: Essential Principles and Methods of Statistical Analysis in Criminology.  He teaches courses on Statistics, Quantitative Research Methodology, Major Issues in Criminal Justice, Criminological Theory, Organized Crime, and Crime Films.

Curriculum vitae for Dr. Rose; Contact 📧 : ☎️ : (920) 424-0860. Office🏢: Clow Faculty W419.

Dr. Victoria Beck

Professor of Criminal Justice

Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, the University of Cincinnati (2001).

Dr. Beck is the past President of Midwestern Criminal Justice Association. Her research has appeared in a variety of academic journals and has focused on issues related to laws and sexual victimization, rape myths and video games, eyewitness identification and criminal justice education. Dr. Beck is currently teaching the following courses: Research Methods, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Criminological Theory and Criminal Law.

Curriculum vitae for Dr. Beck; Contact 📧 :

Dr. D. Alper Camlibel

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice

Ph. D. in Political Science, Claremont Graduate University, California (2010).

Dr. Camlibel is the former Police Superintendent at the Turkish National Police. He attended many international and national crime and drug trafficking-related conferences and training. He represented the Turkish Government at the United Nations (UNODC), Organization for Cooperation and Security in Europe (OSCE), The European Police Office (EUROPOL), The International Police Organization (INTERPOL), and Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) meetings as a Turkish National Police delegate. Dr.Camlibel is a member and an instructor of the International Police Association (IPA). His research interests include police stress, inmate violence, drug abuse, and ethnic conflict. His research has been published in a range of academic journals and books, such as Women & Criminal Justice; Journal of Criminological Research, Policy and Practice; The Police Journal: Theory, Practice and Principles; Journal of Restoration, Rehabilitation, and Reentry. 

Dr. Camlibel regularly teaches the following courses: Police in Modern Society, Police Deviance, Police Administration, Homeland Security & Terrorism, Drugs & Crime, Capstone: Major Criminal Justice Issues, Managing Criminal Justice Organizations, and Crime Prevention & Problem Solving in Criminal Justice.

Curriculum vitae for Dr. Camlibel; Contact 📧 : ☎️ : (920) 424-7443. Office🏢: Clow Faculty W421.

Dr. Matt Richie

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Ph. D. in Social Welfare / Criminal Justice, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (2020).

Matt Richie, Ph.D. is an assistant professor of Criminal Justice at the university of Wisconsin – Oshkosh.  He is the author of more than 50 technical report and conference papers, including 11 peer-reviewed manuscripts and book chapters.  His work can be found in the Journal of Crime and Justice, Justice Evaluation Journal, Corrections, and Criminal Justice and Behavior.  His research includes jail operations and recidivism, pre-trial/post-conviction diversion programs, correctional interventions, and prosecutorial decision-making.

Curriculum vitae for Dr. Richie; Contact 📧 : ☎️ : (920) 424-1823. 🏢Office: Clow Faculty W427.

Dr. Kristin Rose

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Ph.D. in Criminology and Justice Policy, Northeastern University (2019).

Dr. Kristin Rose is a new member of the Criminal Justice faculty at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Her research interests include prison programs, consequences of incarceration, gender, and the death penalty. Her research has appeared in a number of academic journals including the Journal of Crime and JusticeJournal of Correctional Education, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Crime, Law, and Social Change, and Journal of Offender Rehabilitation. She teaches courses in theory, corrections, law/courts, and introductory courses in criminal justice.

Curriculum vitae for Dr. Kristin Rose; Contact 📧 : ☎️ : (920) 424-1572. 🏢Office: Clow Faculty W429.

Amy Rogge

Department Assistant

🏢 Office: Clow Faculty Building, Clow W010
☎️ : (920) 424-3230
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Adjunct Professors

Gene Bartman, JD.

Adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice

Gene Bartman, JD

Mr. Bartman has been an Adjunct Professor with the Criminal Justice Department since the early 1980s.   During his 32 year legal career he was a prosecutor with the Winnebago County District Attorney’s office and practiced criminal defense law as a private and public defender attorney.  A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison law school, he also has a Master of Arts degree from the University of Chicago.  He has taught a number of criminal law-related courses on campus and online including Introductory Criminal Law (CJ 270), Adjudication Process in Criminal Justice (CJ 218), Criminal Court: Proof of Guilt (CJ 319), and Law of Corrections (CJ 348).

Audrey Coaston-Shelton, Ph. D.

Adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice

Dr. Audrey Coaston-Shelton

Dr. Coaston-Shelton earned a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati in 2009. She has conducted research on job satisfaction for SROs and race and police training. She has presented research at various professional conferences on topics such as the heroin crisis, domestic violence, teen dating violence, and bullying. Dr. Coaston-Shelton is currently teaching the following online courses for the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh: Quantitative Research Methodology, Criminological Theory, Corrections, and Children & Violence.

Mr. Kelly Kent, M.P.A.

Adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice

Kelly Kent, M.P.A.

Mr. Kent is an adjunct lecturer and holds a MPA degree from the University of Wisconsin- Oshkosh (2007). He earned his BA degree with a major in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire (1989).  Mr. Kent has been employed as a Police Office for the City of Oshkosh Police Department since 1990. His career in policing has involved assignments as a Patrol Officer, Detective, Sergeant, and Lieutenant. He has held the rank of Captain since 2008 and is a 2009 graduate of the FBI National Academy.  Mr. Kent is currently a senior member of the command staff, in charge of the Administrative Bureau.  He teaches the online course in Police Administration.

Emeritus Faculty

David Jones, Ph.D.

Contact 📧 : ☎️: (920) 424-2492.

Office🏢: Clow Faculty W416.

Curriculum vitae for Dr. Jones;



Susan Reed, Ph.D.

Stephen Richards, Ph.D.

Home ☎️: 920-907-0326

Cell 📱: 920-904-3737