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Gannon University’s criminal justice program prepares 21st century students to become lead investigators and vital agents of social change. Through individualized faculty mentoring and skill-based curriculum, you can discover your own career in law enforcement, public service or criminal investigation as you motion for a safer world.
Gain real-world knowledge through key criminal justice
Criminalistics: Learn from a nationally recognized forensic
expert about collecting, processing and analyzing evidence
and understanding its relevance in a criminal case.
Careers in Criminal Justice: Tailor your professional
goals as weekly guest speakers discuss careers in law
enforcement, corrections and forensics, among others.
Investigative Concepts: Explore principles of criminal and
civil investigation including investigative techniques and
obtaining information to identify and locate suspects. The
course integrates lessons from Erie’s “Pizza Bomber” case
and is taught by former FBI lead investigator on the case.
Our criminal justice program is designed in favor of your
success. Through curriculum flexibility and high-quality
educational opportunities, you can:
View a Video from Jerry Clark, Ph.D. on Criminalistics
Learn from lead FBI and ATF special agents on the infamous Pizza
Bomber Heist, featured throughout the four-part docuseries, Evil
“I am thankful for my professors who involve me in the Erie community through internships and interpersonal connections.”
Phone: 814-871-7240Toll Free: 1-800-426-6668
Office Location:Gitnik Manse162 W. Sixth St.
Julia MackAssistant ProfessorAssociate DeanProgram Director
Christopher MagnoAssociate ProfessorChairpersonAssociate Professor
Theodore YeshionProfessorProfessor, Forensic ScienceProgram Director
Gerald ClarkAssociate Professor
Musa TuzunerAssociate Professor
David CondeAdjunct Lecturer
Lester FettermanAdjunct Lecturer
Paul GambillAdjunct Lecturer
Catherine RobertsonAdjunct Lecturer
Eric RogersAdjunct Lecturer
Jeffrey ShawAdjunct Lecturer
Ann StancliffAdjunct Lecturer
Anne StynAdjunct Lecturer
John TrucillaAdjunct Lecturer
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