Sociology and Criminal Justice Faculty


Gail Hayes
Gail Hayes
Senior Associate Dean of the College, Interim Sociology & Criminal Justice Department Head

PhD Information Systems, Nova Southeastern University
MA, Clarke College
BS, University of Iowa



Office Phone: 563.589.3349
E-mail: ghayes@dbq.edu 
Office Location: 318 Van Vliet Hall
Fax: 563.589.3416

Ben Bartels
Ben Bartels
Assistant Professor

JD, Loyola University
BA, University of Iowa

Office Phone: 563.589.3562
E-mail: bbartels@dbq.edu 
Office Location: Severance Hall
Fax: 563.589.3416


Phil Baskerville
Phil Baskerville
Teaching Specialist Faculty, Criminal Justice

MA/Post-Secondary Education, University of Northern Iowa
BA, Upper Iowa University
AA, Hawkeye Institute of Technology

Office Phone: 563.589.3457
E-mail: pbaskerville@dbq.edu 
Office Location: 315 Severance Hall
Fax: 563.589.3576


Mark Dalsing
Mark Dalsing
Adjunct Instructor

MBA, University of Dubuque
Graduate FBI National Academy-Session 245
BS, University of Wisconsin-Platteville

E-mail: mdalsing@dbq.edu 


Leisa Graves
Adjunct Instructor
LMSW

E-mail: lgraves@dbq.edu 
Office Location: Blades

Kim Hilby
Kim Hilby
Assistant Professor of Sociology

BSW
LMSW

Office Phone: 563.589.3718
E-mail: khilby@dbq.edu 
Office Location: 320 Severance Hall
Fax: 563.589.3576

Steve Hodge
Steve Hodge
Adjunct Sociology Faculty


E-mail: shodge@dbq.edu 

Michael Krapfl
Michael Krapfl
Adjunct Sociology Faculty

MPP, University of Northern Iowa
BA, University of Northern Iowa

Office Phone: 563.589.3246
E-mail: mkrapfl@dbq.edu 
Fax: 563.589.3416


Ellen Goodmann Miller
Adjunct Sociology Faculty

E-mail: egoodmann@dbq.edu 

Alice Oleson
Alice Oleson
Associate Professor of Sociology

PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison
MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison
BA, University of Iowa

Office Phone: 563.589.3307
E-mail: aoleson@dbq.edu 
Office Location: 318 Severance Hall
Fax: 563.589.3576


Sandy Ragona
Sandy Ragona
Adjunct Instructor of Sociology

MSEd, University of Wisconsin-Platteville
BA, Central College

E-mail: srragona@dbq.edu 

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Retired School Counselor: 30 years at J.F.Kennedy School, Dubuque

Author: 5 books related to bullying, storytelling, and motivation to come to school National Workshop Presenter: Seattle, Chicago, Las Vegas, New Orleans


John Shook
John Shook
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

MPA, Ohio State University
BS, Pennsylvania State University

Office Phone: 563.589.3452
E-mail: jshook@dbq.edu 
Office Location: Severance Hall

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A native Pennsylvanian, Mr. Shook received his Bachelor’s Degree from the Pennsylvania State University , and later received a Master of Public Administration from the Ohio State University.  After graduating from Ohio State, Mr. Shook began a career with the Federal Bureau of Prisons as a correctional officer.  During his 29 years with the Federal Bureau of Prisons, he held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility at nine different duty stations, with his last position being Associate Warden at the United States Penitentiary, Leavenworth, Kansas.   During this time, Mr. Shook also instructed in an adjunct capacity at the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point; Upper Iowa University, Wausau Center and Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, Kansas.

Mr. Shook held the position of Assistant Professor/Department Chair of Criminal Justice Administration at Waldorf College from August, 2011 to May, 2014.  He accepted the position of Assistant Professor at the University of Dubuque in August, 2014.


Abby Wessel
Adjunct Professor

JD, Roger Williams University
BS, Lewis University

E-mail: abby.hodge@gmail.com 

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Practice of Law: Admitted, Iowa, 2010; Admitted, Florida, 2009

Rickert & Wessel Law Office, P.C., Partner, Reinbeck, Iowa

 Professional Associations and Memberships:

 Member Iowa State Bar Association

 Member Grundy County Bar Association

Vice-President, 2010-Present 

Member Florida State Bar Association 

Member American Bar Association 

Adjunct Professor at the University of Dubuque: Criminal Procedure, Criminology, Social Problems


Heidi Zull
Heidi Zull
Adjunct Instructor of Sociology

BA, University of Dubuque

E-mail: hzull@dbq.edu