Faculty and Staff

Chair

Eric Gregory Lambert

Chair and Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email eglamber@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-2672
Office Legal Studies Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

MACriminal Justice
SUNYA , University at Albany, Albany, New York (1988)
PHDCriminal Justice
SUNYA , University at Albany, Albany, New York (1999)

Faculty

Oxford Campus

Janice K Bounds

Assistant Dean of the School of Applied Sciences, and Associate Professor of Legal Studies
School of Applied Sciences

Email jbounds@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7900
Office George Street University House
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Degrees & Expertise

BSBusiness Education
Georgia Southwestern University / Americus, Georgia (1972)
MBEBusiness Education
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1976)
Areas of Expertise
  • American Judicial System
  • Business, Communication Skills and Interpersonal Communication
  • Business, Etiquette
  • Juvenile Law, Juvenile Delinquency
  • Law, Criminal Issues
  • U.S. Courts

Danny P. Hall

Senior Lecturer in Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email dhalljr@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7902
Office 218 Odom Hall
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BAAccounting
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1985)
JDLaw
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1992)
Areas of Expertise
  • Accounting, Auditing
  • Accounting, Financial
  • Accounting, Taxation
  • Law, Business Law
  • Law, Civil Litigation
  • Law, Constitutional Law
  • Law, Criminal Issues
  • Law, Criminal Law
  • Law, Criminal Procedure

Linda Denise Keena

Associate Professor of Criminal Justice
Legal Studies

Email ldkeena@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-1998
Office 207 Odom Hall
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Degrees & Expertise

BSCriminal Justice
Southeast Missouri State University / Cape Girardeau, Missouri (1984)
MSAdministration
Southeast Missouri State University / Cape Girardeau, Missouri (1991)
EDDEducational Leadership
University of Missouri-Columbia / Columbia, Missouri (2006)

Ralph C Kennedy

Adjunct Instructor in Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email kennedy@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7319
Office 318 Odom Hall
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BSIndustrial Management
Memphis State University / Memphis, Tennessee (1968)
MEDAdult Education
Memphis State University / Memphis, Tennessee (1970)

Stephen Lee Mallory

Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email smallory@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7902
Office 206 Odom Hall A
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BSAgriculture
Mississippi State University / Mississippi State, Mississippi (1972)
MSCriminal Justice
The University of Southern Mississippi / Hattiesburg, Mississippi (1985)
PHDEducational Leadership
The University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1994)

David H McElreath

Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email dhmcel@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-1635
Office 302 Odom Hall
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BPALaw Enforcement
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1975)
MCJLaw Enforcement
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1979)
PHDAdult Education
University of Southern Mississippi / Hattiesburg, Mississippi (1985)
Areas of Expertise
  • Law Enforcement
  • Police
  • Youth Crime

Robert E Mongue

Associate Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email rmongue@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7293
Office Odom Hall
Website www.theempoweredparalegal.com
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BSPhilosophy
Franklin and Marshall College / Lancaster, Pennsylvania (1973)
JDLaw
University of Maine / Portland, Maine (1976)
Areas of Expertise
  • Law, Paralegal Professionalism, Empowerment and Ethics

Jean R Cain

Associate Director of Continuing Legal Education and Assistant Professor of Legal Studies
Continuing Legal Education

Email moore@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7283
Office 205 Yerby Ctr
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BSInterior Design
Western Kentucky University / Bowling Green, Kentucky (1987)
JDLaw
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1995)
Areas of Expertise
  • Law, Civil Litigation
  • Law, Family

Lorri C Williamson

Assistant Professor of Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email ldwillia@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7760
Office 305 Odom
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

MBEBusiness Education
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1978)
BSBusiness Education
Mississippi State University / Mississippi State, Mississippi (1983)
PHDHigher Education
University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1985)

Desoto Campus

Jeffery M Johnson

Lecturer in Criminal Justice
Legal Studies

Email johnson1@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-6658
Office 304 Odom Hall
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BSCriminal Justice
Washburn University / Topeka, Kansas (1996)
MSCriminal Justice
Washburn University / Topeka, Kansas (1999)
MCJCriminal Justice
Washburn University, Topeka (1999)
EDDProfessional Studies
Delta State University, Cleveland, MS (2014)

Tupelo Campus

Terry Ponnath Lyons

Senior Lecturer in Legal Studies
Legal Studies

Email tplyons1@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 690-6250
Office 203 Odom Hall
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BPACriminal Justice
The University of Mississippi / University, Mississippi (1976)
MSCriminal Justice
Washburn University / Topeka, Kansas (2006)

Grenada Campus

Amy Spencer Vanderford

Clinical Instructor
Legal Studies

Email avander@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7283
Office Grenada Campus
Contact

Degrees & Expertise

BSPolitical Science
University of Mississippi / University MS 38677 (1999)
MSCriminal Law
Delta State University / Cleveland, Mississippi (2005)

Staff

Carol Bennett Forsythe

Senior Secretary
Legal Studies

Email cbreid@olemiss.edu
Phone +1 (662) 915-7902
Office 203 Odom Hall
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