Three years can invoke a lot of change. Just ask University of Lynchburg criminology instructor Keith Smith. When he joined the U.S. Marines on September 1, 1972, he expected to be sent to Vietnam. Instead, he joined the White House staff during a notorious time in politics: the Watergate scandal.
A group of 13 students and three faculty members recently spent three weeks in Bolivia on a new study-abroad trip offered by the University of Lynchburg’s Criminology program. The opportunity was conceived by Criminology and Spanish faculty as an alternative to the England-Scotland study abroad.
Assistant Professor of Criminology Schewel 343 434.544.8531 *protected email* Experience 2016-2017, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice, West Texas A&M 2015- 2016, Lecturer in Sociology, University of Idaho 2013- 2015, Teaching Assistant and Cougar Quest Workshop Instructor, Washington State University 2009-2011, Building Analyst/Case Manager. PACE Community Action Agency 2006-2009, Correctional Officer. Indiana Department of Corrections 2004-2005, Senior Youth Development […]
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Assistant Professor of Criminology 434.544.8848 *protected email* Schewel 337 Experience 2018 – present, Assistant Professor, University of Lynchbug, Lynchburg, Va. 2011 – present, Instructor, University of Lynchburg, Lynchburg, Va. 2010 – 2011, Adjunct Instructor, University of Lynchburg, Lynchburg, Va. 2007 – 2011, Security Officer, Lynchburg General Hospital, Lynchburg, Va. 2008 – 2011, Adjunct Professor, Central […]
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