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Michael P.

Nazareth, PA

$60/hr

Criminal Justice Professor, Author, Subject Matter Expert.

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Criminal Justice Professor, Author, Subject Matter Expert.

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Professor Michael P., PhD (candidate) has 25 years of professional criminal justice field and administrative experience working with juvenile and adult offenders with extensive histories of addiction as well as psychological and sexually deviant- related disorders in relation to criminal offending and victimization.

In addition to serving as an adjunct professor for several online and on-campus universities, Professor P. owns Guard A Kid of the Lehigh Valley, LLC – A child safety / fingerprint / DNA Identification business.

Professor P. has been teaching criminal justice, criminology, sociology, and psychology courses at the college / university level for the past 11 years. He has authored more than a dozen undergraduate and graduate book and/or scholarly journal publications as well as the United States’ first and only criminal justice quick study reference guide (28,000 + copies sold to date), and Criminology – A Quick Study Reference Guide, which was released in February 2011. His first publication, Crimes of the Internet, an anthology of cyber crime research, has sold worldwide and led the development of a Cyber Crime course for Savant Learning in which Crimes of the Internet is the required text. He is currently contributing a chapter on Leadership within the Criminal Justice field to an upcoming book titled, International Perspectives on Leadership: A Multidisciplinary Approach and is currently developing a graduate level online course titled, “Leadership in Criminal Justice” for World Education University.

In addition to teaching and writing, Professor P. also serves as a member on the International Editorial Advisory Board for the International Journal of Criminal Justice Sciences where he is one of only eight Americans. Most recently, he was asked (and accepted) to serve as a peer reviewer for the United States Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Programs and recently served as a Program Committee Member for the South Asian Society of Criminology and Victimology. Professor P. also serves as a criminal justice subject matter expert (SME) and criminal justice curriculum specialist for Fortis College and Lincoln University.

As far as educational credentials, Professor P. holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration (Summa Cum Laude) and a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Kutztown University (Who’s Who Among Students in Colleges and Universities- 1989). Professor P. recently served a two-year term on Kutztown University’s Alumni Board of Directors. Presently, Professor P. is a doctoral candidate enrolled in Capella University’s School of Public Safety Leadership where he is pursuing a PhD in public safety / criminal justice with an anticipated graduation date of December 2014. He has maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA throughout his coursework and currently serves as a Doctorate Ambassador for other criminal justice doctoral students.



On a more personal note, Professor P. is the single father of two boys (Dakota & Darrian). Professor P. remains active in his community and provides free presentations to community members on the dangers of online sexual predators and other child abductors and through his business, Guard A Kid of the Lehigh Valley, LLC, which offers child identification packages consisting of digital fingerprinting, photographing, DNA, and Tooth Imprints.

History:
Criminal Justice
Corporate Training:
Criminal Justice

Approved subjects are in bold.

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Criminal Justice

23 years of professional criminal justice field and administrative experience
9 years of college / university level teaching experience in criminal justice
Published author and editor (Criminal Justice)
Owner of Child Identification Safety business
Serve on International Editorial Advisory Board - International Journal of Criminal Justice Sciences.

PhD - Criminal Justice (4.0 GPA), Doctoral Ambassador, Currently completing dissertation - Human Trafficking
MPA - Masters in Public Administration (Summa Cum Laude)
MS - 12 Credits towards 2nd Masters degree - Criminal Justice
BS - Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice - Who's Who Among College Students in America - 1989

Kutztown University
Criminal Justice
Kutztown University
Master's
Capella University (ABD)
PhD

Education

Kutztown University (Criminal Justice)

Kutztown University (Master's)

Capella University (ABD) (PhD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Discounted rate for multiple hour lessons by purchasing a package rate. Contact me for details.

Travel policy

Michael will travel within 10 miles of Nazareth, PA 18064.


About Michael

Professor Michael P., PhD (candidate) has 25 years of professional criminal justice field and administrative experience working with juvenile and adult offenders with extensive histories of addiction as well as psychological and sexually deviant- related disorders in relation to criminal offending and victimization.

In addition to serving as an adjunct professor for several online and on-campus universities, Professor P. owns Guard A Kid of the Lehigh Valley, LLC – A child safety / fingerprint / DNA Identification business.

Professor P. has been teaching criminal justice, criminology, sociology, and psychology courses at the college / university level for the past 11 years. He has authored more than a dozen undergraduate and graduate book and/or scholarly journal publications as well as the United States’ first and only criminal justice quick study reference guide (28,000 + copies sold to date), and Criminology – A Quick Study Reference Guide, which was released in February 2011. His first publication, Crimes of the Internet, an anthology of cyber crime research, has sold worldwide and led the development of a Cyber Crime course for Savant Learning in which Crimes of the Internet is the required text. He is currently contributing a chapter on Leadership within the Criminal Justice field to an upcoming book titled, International Perspectives on Leadership: A Multidisciplinary Approach and is currently developing a graduate level online course titled, “Leadership in Criminal Justice” for World Education University.

In addition to teaching and writing, Professor P. also serves as a member on the International Editorial Advisory Board for the International Journal of Criminal Justice Sciences where he is one of only eight Americans. Most recently, he was asked (and accepted) to serve as a peer reviewer for the United States Department of Justice, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Programs and recently served as a Program Committee Member for the South Asian Society of Criminology and Victimology. Professor P. also serves as a criminal justice subject matter expert (SME) and criminal justice curriculum specialist for Fortis College and Lincoln University.

As far as educational credentials, Professor P. holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration (Summa Cum Laude) and a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Kutztown University (Who’s Who Among Students in Colleges and Universities- 1989). Professor P. recently served a two-year term on Kutztown University’s Alumni Board of Directors. Presently, Professor P. is a doctoral candidate enrolled in Capella University’s School of Public Safety Leadership where he is pursuing a PhD in public safety / criminal justice with an anticipated graduation date of December 2014. He has maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA throughout his coursework and currently serves as a Doctorate Ambassador for other criminal justice doctoral students.



On a more personal note, Professor P. is the single father of two boys (Dakota & Darrian). Professor P. remains active in his community and provides free presentations to community members on the dangers of online sexual predators and other child abductors and through his business, Guard A Kid of the Lehigh Valley, LLC, which offers child identification packages consisting of digital fingerprinting, photographing, DNA, and Tooth Imprints.

Education

Kutztown University
Criminal Justice
Kutztown University
Master's
Capella University (ABD)
PhD

Education

Kutztown University (Criminal Justice)

Kutztown University (Master's)

Capella University (ABD) (PhD)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Discounted rate for multiple hour lessons by purchasing a package rate. Contact me for details.

Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Nazareth, PA 18064

Michael’s Subjects

History:
Criminal Justice
Corporate Training:
Criminal Justice

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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