Dr. Wade joined the Department of Criminal Justice & Sociology in 1997, and previously
served as Department Chair. Before coming to SEMO, he was faculty at Western Illinois
University (17 years) and Eastern Illinois University (2 years).
When not working, Dr. Wade is often found at Southeast Correctional Center where he is involved with four prison ministry programs. He is also a self-described bi-polar sports fan: an avid follower of Cardinal Baseball and Chicago Bears Football.
BA, Law Enforcement Administration, Central Missouri State University
MS, Criminal Justice Administration, Central Missouri State University
PhD, Sociology (Criminology/Deviance), Kansas State University
Drugs & Behavior
Comparative Criminal Justice
Evaluation of Prison/Correctional Programs