Gus Martin is a Professor of Criminal Justice Administration in the Department of Public Administration and Public Policy, first appointed in 2001. He also served for nearly ten years in academic administration at CSU Dominguez Hills as Associate Vice President for Faculty Affairs, Acting Associate Dean of the College of Business Administration and Public Policy, and Associate Vice President for Human Resources Management. Dr. Martin’s research and professional interests are terrorism and extremism, homeland security, and administration of justice. He is author of a number of books on the subjects of terrorism and homeland security, including Understanding Homeland Security, Essentials of Terrorism: Concepts and Controversies, Understanding Terrorism: Challenges, Perspectives, and Issues, The SAGE Encyclopedia of Terrorism, Second Edition, Terrorism and Homeland Security, and The New Era of Terrorism: Selected Readings. He is also author of Juvenile Justice: Process and Systems.
Dr. Martin began his academic career as an Administration of Justice professor at the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh. Prior to joining academia, Dr. Martin served as Managing Attorney for the Fair Housing Partnership of Greater Pittsburgh, Special Counsel to the Attorney General of the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Legislative Assistant to Congressman Charles B. Rangel of New York.
CJA 340, Criminal Justice and the Community
CJA 342, Legal Foundations of Justice Administration
CJA 423, Administrative Law
CJA 443, Criminal Law and Justice Administration
CJA 444, Juvenile Justice Process
CJA 446, Terrorism and Extremism
CJA 495, Special Topics
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