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Contact Information

405-7 Cooper Street
Camden, NJ 08102-1521

Phone: 856-225-6470
Fax: 856-225-6435


Chairperson:
Drew Humphries, Professor of Criminal Justice
Director of Graduate Program in Criminal Justice:
Michelle Meloy, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Coordinator, Off-campus Programs:
Stephanie Bush-Baskette
Departmental Secretary:
Sherry Pisacano


Please Note: Our building is entered from the campus side, through the white porch.

Student Spotlight

We R Rutgers-Camden: Armand Basualdo

Armand Basualdo"As an adult learner and transitioning veteran I have found Rutgers-Camden to be the most ideal campus of one of the most widely recognized public universities in the nation." Read more ...

Masterton Award

The George Masterton Award is named after the first chair of the department.  It is awarded each year at the spring Honors Convocation “to a student for academic achievement, significant contributions to the University and larger communities, and intellectual promise.”

2013 Recipients

  • Madison Nilsen
  • Armand Basualdo

2012 Recipients

  • Matt Covington
  • Michelle Barbaccia
  • Amy Sobotka
  • Jennifer Hayes
2011 Recipients
  • Duston Dariano
  • Phillip Leone
  • Tamiko Cornish

Previous Recipients

  • Dana Simone (Criminal Justice, 2010)
  • Ben Zieman (Criminal Justice, 2010)
  • Linda Zekovitch (Sociology and Anthropology, 2010)
  • Amy Wood (Criminal Justice, 2009)
  • Nicole Edwards (Sociology, 2009)
  • Traci Arnold (Criminal Justice, 2008)
  • Christine Junior (Sociology, 2008)
  • Linda Anderson (Sociology, 2007) 
  • Kristin Curtis (Criminal Justice, 2007) 
  • Aisha Lewis (Criminal Justice, 2006)
  • Tyler Richendollar (Sociology, 2006)
  • Katherine Paulson (Anthropology, 2005)
  • Walter Kim (Criminal Justice, 2005) 
  • Amy Sampson (Sociology, 2005) 
  • Kelly Gerber (Criminal Justice, 2004)
  • Kristi Napoleon (Sociology, 2004) 
  • Cristin Steffani (Criminal Justice, 2003)
  • Jamie O’Brien (Anthropology, 2003)
  • Chaz Molins (Sociology, 2003) 
  • Jeanette Block (Sociology, 2002)
  • Theresa Drummond (Criminal Justice, 2002) 
  • Roger Dion (2001)
  • Tonia Lynn Campbell (2000) 
  • Lotus C. Pilborough (1999)
  • Deborah Vermaat (1998)
  • Emma Jane Hardwick (1997)
  • Dona Hilburn-Campbell (1996)
  • Patricia Toatley (1995)
  • Jorge Torres-Coriano (1994)
  • Russell Campbell and Elizabeth Duda (1993)
  • Donna Gottardi (1992)
  • Reed E. Gladey (1991)
  • Chris-Anne Campolucci (1990)
  • Brian Hall (1989)
  • Stephen M. D’Ilio (1988)
  • Laura E. Vendzules (1987)
  • Eric S. Brown and Mary Kirkland (1983)