Faculty and Staff

The faculty members in Radford University’s Department of Criminal Justice have established a reputation for effective teaching, productive scholarship, and service toward university and community. Learn more about the faculty by selecting a name below. An asterisk (*) indicates members of the graduate faculty.

Department Chair

Dr. Isaac Van Patten *

Professor & Interim Department Chair

CHBS Building, Room 5038C
(540) 831-6737

Department Administrative Assistant

Lynn Arnold
Administrative Assistant
CHBS Building, Room 5408
(540) 831-6326

Department Faculty

Dr. Bakhitah Abdul-Ra'uf *
Associate Professor, Study Abroad Program Faculty Director, & Faculty Associate, Center for Police Practice, Policy and Research

Dr. Riane Bolin *
Assistant Professor

Dr. Jack Call *
Professor & Internship Coordinator

Dr. Lori Elis *
Professor & Graduate Coordinator

Dr. Egan Kyle Green *
Professor & Extended Campus Coordinator

Dr. Nicole Hendrix *
Professor & Interim Core Curriculum Director

Dr. Lucy Edwards Hochstein *

Dr. Luke William Hunt *
Associate Professor & Prelaw Advisor

Dr. Stephen Owen *

Dr. Margaret Pate *

Assistant Professor

Dr. Rachel Boba Santos *
Professor, Crime Analysis Minor Coordinator, & Co-Director, Center for Police Practice, Policy and Research

Dr. Roberto Santos *
Assistant Professor & Co-Director, Center for Police Practice, Policy and Research

Dr. 'Shawn Smith *
Assistant Professor

Mr. Eric Snow
Instructor & Forensic Studies Coordinator

Dr. Isaac Van Patten *

Mr. Ben Wright