Social
Location
Brandt Hall 329

MOST RECENT/NOTABLE PUBLISHED WORK

Curriculum, "The Sojourner Project of Southern Illinois and Southeast Missouri, an intergenerational approach to HIV Prevention for rural, African American Women."

WHAT AREA DO YOU TEACH?

Criminal justice and social work

EDUCATION/DEGREE(S)

JD, MSW, BA

YOUR PHILOSOPHY OF TEACHING

I seek to educate and empower students by making the classroom a collaborative learning community using a variety of interactive teaching modalities.

WHY DID YOU DECIDE TO TEACH?

I view teaching as a way to serve. As an instructor, I am serving both the student and the profession.

CREDENTIALS/CAREER PATH

Licensed attorney serving as a special public defender for the missouri state public defender's office, as well as private practice.

Associate, the law firm of Jeremy Hodges, LLC

Owner/Principal Consultant, Chambers and Associates, Professional Services

Founder/Executive Director, Legacy Training, inc. A non-profit whose vision is to alleviate poverty of the mind, body and spirit, and whose mission is to promote health and expand the arts in underserved communities.

ORGANIZATION(S) WITH WHICH YOU ARE INVOLVED

Missouri BAR Association

Alexander/Pulaski County NAACP

BEST ADVICE FOR STUDENTS

Establish a rapport with your professors.

Attendance and participation is critical to your academic and professional success.

Push past fear, fatigue and other barriers by seeking help if you need it.