UHD Department of
Criminal Justice & Social Work
Address: 1002 Commerce Street Houston, TX 77002
Kevin Buckler, Ph.D.
Chair of the Department of Criminal Justice and Social Work and Professor of Criminal Justice
Nina Barbieri, Ph.D.
Assistant Chair of the Department of Criminal Justice and Social Work and Assistant Professor of Social Work
The CJ Program has the following three scholarships. A call for applications for each will go out in the Spring term for applications of the subsequent Fall term. Students will receive the call for application via their UHD Gatormail account, sent from the Department Chair or Assistant Department Chair.
- Pohlman: For students interested in law enforcement.
- 100 Club: For current full-time law enforcement officers certified by the state of Texas.
- International scholarship: For students interested in studying international or comparative criminal justice.
- Graduate Assistantship
- Graduate Externship