Faculty/Staff Directory

Cathleen Burnett Professor Emeritus

Dr. Burnett is Professor Emerita of Criminal Justice and Criminology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.…

Photo of Lindsey Arbuthnot Clancey Lindsey Arbuthnot Clancey Assistant Teaching Professor

Professor Arbuthnot Clancey is the Undergraduate Advisor and teaches the undergraduate courses Introduction to Criminal Justice and Criminology, Delinquency and Juvenile Justice, Hate & Bias Crimes, and Principles and Practices of Criminal Courts.…

Photo of Tricia Falk Tricia Falk Office Support Assistant IV

Tricia Falk has been with the university since 1978. She has worked in Psychology and Sociology departments.…

Photo of Janet Garcia-Hallett Janet Garcia-Hallett Assistant Professor

Dr. Garcia-Hallett is an Assistant Professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, and an affiliate faculty member of the Latinx and Latin American Studies Program.…

Photo of Alexander Holsinger Alexander Holsinger Professor

Dr. Alexander M. Holsinger received his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati in 1999.…

Photo of Kristi Holsinger Kristi Holsinger Associate Dean and Professor

Dr. Kristi Holsinger is an Associate Dean and Professor in the Criminal Justice and Criminology Department at UMKC, where she has been on faculty since 1999 with a co-appointment in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program.…

Photo of Toya Like Toya Like Associate Professor

Professor Like joined the faculty at the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 2006 after receiving her doctorate in Criminology and Criminal Justice from the University of Missouri – St.…

Wayne Lucas Professor Emeritus

Dr. Lucas is currently Professor Emeritus of Criminal Justice and Criminology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.…

Photo of Ken Novak Ken Novak Professor

Dr. Novak is currently a Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.…

Photo of Jennifer Owens Jennifer Owens Assistant Professor and Graduate Director

Dr. Owens received a doctorate in Criminology and Criminal Justice from the University of Missouri-St.…

Photo of Lori Sexton Lori Sexton Associate Professor and Chair

Lori Sexton is an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology and an affiliate of the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program at the University of Missouri – Kansas City.…