Patrick Kennedy, M.S., Ph.D.

patrick.kennedy@marquette.edu

Courses Taught

  • CRLS 3350 - Police Organization and Administration
  • CRLS 4931 - Topics in Criminology and Law

Education

  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
    • Ph.D. Urban Education
    • M.S. Cultural Foundations of Education
  • WI Department of Justice Law Enforcement Standards and Training Board, Certified DOJ Instructor
  • Mt. Senario College, B.S. Criminal Justice

Professional Experience

  • Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, Consultant and Instructor
    (2005 - Present)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, Adjunct Professor (Presently)
  • Sanford Brown College, Criminal Justice Advisory Board (Presently)
  • Marian College, Assistant Professor/Director for the Administration of Justice (2001 - 2005)
  • Springfield College - Milwaukee Satellite, Adjunct Professor (2001 - 2003)
  • MATC Police Science Program, Adjunct Faculty (2001 - 2005)
  • Milwaukee Police Department, Detective (1989 - 2001)
  • Milwaukee Police Department, Police Officer (1980 - 1989)

Research Interests

  • Critical race theory and the experience of police recruits, a Milwaukee experiment
  • Cultural diversity training for police recruits and officers

Presentations

  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee - Helen Bader School of Social Welfare. Awards banquet keynote speaker, "Cultural Diversity" (2011)
  • Wisconsin State Public Defender's Office - training session for investigators, "Cultural Competency in Investigations," Milwaukee, WI (2006)
  • Oregon/Washington State Lawman's Association Training Conference, "Bias and Prejudice: The Jeffrey Dahmer Case," Leavenworth, WA (2005)
  • Green Bay Fraternal Order of Police. Keynote speaker, "Bias and Prejudice in Law Enforcement," Green Bay, WI (May 2004)
  • Wisconsin Homicide Investigators Association Training Conference, "Police Bias and Prejudice: The Jeffrey Dahmer Case," LaCrosse, WI (2003)

 


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