The American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "The American Academy of Forensic Sciences"

Transcription

1 The American Academy of Forensic Sciences 2012 Forensic Science Educational Conferences For Middle- and High School Science Teachers

2 The American Academy of Forensic Sciences is pleased to present the 2012 Forensic Science Educational Conferences for Middle- and High School Teachers. FSEC - Helping bring forensic science to the classroom. In December 2000, the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) was released comparing U.S. students with those of 41 other nations. At the end of 12 th grade, our students ranked among the very lowest in math and science of the 42 countries. Keenly aware of the deficiencies, middle and high school science teachers are seeking appropriate methods to improve science competence in students. With today s explosion of television programs and media coverage of the latest advancements in the forensic sciences, students have become fascinated with anything relating to the work of the forensic scientist. Wishing to foster a stronger interest in science learning among our nation s young people, the American Academy of Forensic Sciences now co-sponsors Forensic Science Educational Conferences. A limited number of scholarships are available to local area middle and high school teachers. To apply for a scholarship, complete the Scholarship Application Form and return with your registration. For additional information on the 2012 Forensic Science Educational Conferences, go to Click on Meetings < FS Educational Conferences. For questions regarding the FSEC, contact: Nancy Jackson Director of Accreditation Phone: (719) The goal of the conferences is to increase science teachers knowledge of the forensic sciences and to assist them as they enrich and/or develop challenging, innovative curricula. 2

3 University of Central Oklahoma W. Roger Webb Forensic Science Institute Edmond, OK June 25-27, 2012 A full schedule of exciting, hands-on learning will be provided at the June 25-27, 2012 FSEC to be held at the University of Central Oklahoma campus in Edmond, Oklahoma. An array of forensic investigative science topics will be presented. Included will be an overview of basic crime scene procedures, laboratory exercises and instruction on wildlife forensics, digital evidence, chemistry and toxicology, anthropology, psychology, as well as DNA. Attendees will be able to choose among several tracks over the course of the three day workshop and will take with them a wealth of information and hands-on training experience for use in their own classrooms and laboratories. Christopher O Brien, PhD, Assistant Professor Forensic Science Institute and Biology, serves as Conference Director. Workshop breakouts will include: Impression Evidence Digital Evidence Chemistry/Toxicology DNA Psychology Anthropology Wildlife Forensics Bloodstain Pattern Analysis Registration Fee: $300 Limited Space Available 3

4 University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL July 11-13, 2012 This workshop promises a well rounded, hands-on look at forensic science. The July 11-13, 2012 FSEC will be hosted on the campus of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The workshop will focus on basic crime scene procedures and laboratory exercises, and attendees will be instructed on preparing and conducting forensic related laboratory investigations. Attendees will take with them a wealth of information and hands-on training experience for use in their own classrooms and laboratories. Jason Linville, PhD, Director of Graduate Studies in Forensic Science, serves as Conference Director. Workshop breakouts will include: Comparing Fingerprint Patterns Using Color Tests to Identify Blood Casting and Analyzing Shoeprints Analyzing Ropes and Fibers Growing Maggots to Estimate Time of Death Registration Fee: $300 Limited Space Available 4

5 San Jose State University San Jose, CA July 11-13, 2012 The American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) and San Jose State University (SJSU), College of Applied Sciences and Arts, Forensic Science Program in the Department of Justice Studies will present a Forensic Science Educational Conference (FSEC) in San Jose, California, July 11-13, This three-day conference will include state-of-the-art presentations from forensic scientists from the AAFS disciplines with hands-on workshop activities. These will include take-home, classroom case modules in CSI evidence handling and processing, fingerprints, firearms, bloodstain pattern analysis, forensic DNA, forensic anthropology and facial reconstruction, and court testimony and ethics. Teachers will also exchange best practices and lesson plans during evening think tanks. Steven Lee, PhD, Director of the SJSU Forensic Science Program, serves as Conference Director. Topics to be discussed include: Crime Scene Investigation: Documentation, Processing, and Collection Impression and Pattern Evidence: Fingerprints, Firearms, and Bloodstain Pattern Analysis Forensic Anthropology and Facial Reconstruction Forensic Biology and DNA Forensic Chemistry: Drug and Arson Investigation Microscopy and Trace Evidence Ethics and Courtroom Testimony Registration Fee: $300 Limited Space Available 5

6 Waynesburg University Waynesburg, PA August 7-9, 2012 This workshop promises a well rounded, hands on look at forensic science. The August 7-9, 2012 FSEC will be hosted on the campus of Waynesburg University in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania. The workshop will focus on basic crime scene procedures, laboratory exercises and instruction on fingerprint recovery, blood spatter analysis, and arson, along with current trends in profiling. In addition, attendees will be instructed on preparing and conducting forensic related laboratories. Attendees will take with them a wealth of information and hands-on training experience for use in their own classrooms and laboratories. Michael Cipoletti, Assistant Professor of Forensic Science, will serve as Conference Director. Workshop breakouts will include: Shallow Grave Burial Excavation Impression Evidence Latent Print Development Blood Stain Pattern Evidence and Forensic Serology Criminal Profiling Biometrics and Next Generation Identification Death Scene Investigation Arson Scene Investigation Drug Abuse Trends Registration Fee: $300 Limited Space Available 6

7 Register now! Print and complete the following registration form and mail, , or fax to: Nancy J. Jackson Director of Accreditation American Academy of Forensic Sciences 410 North 21 st Street Colorado Springs, CO Fax: (719) Select the Workshop Location and Date: University of Central Oklahoma June 25-27, 2012 University of Alabama at Birmingham July 11-13, 2012 San Jose State University July 11-13, 2012 Waynesburg University August 7-9, 2012 Prefix: First Name: Last Name: Title: Home Address: City: State: Zip Code: Country: Home Phone: Personal School: Address: City: State: Zip Code: Country: School Phone: School Grades Taught: Classes Taught: Payment Information: PO Number: (attach copy of official PO) Invoice ed to which address: Home: School: Check Included: Credit Card: VISA, MasterCard, Discover, American Express cards accepted Name as it appears on card: CC Number: Expires: CC Type: Amount: Signature: Save the document to your hard drive and return via attachment to or By fax to AAFS (719)

8 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM A limited number of scholarships are available to middle and high school teachers of the host state. Scholarships are available with no more than one complimentary registration per school. To apply for a scholarship, complete this form and return with your registration. Name of Applicant: Have you received a FSEC Scholarship in the Past? Yes No First Conference In your essay, please address how you will apply or how you have applied conference knowledge to your teaching. How will you utilize or how you have utilized the forensic sciences in teaching basic scientific principles? Administrative Approval: (Principal or Department Head)

9 The American Academy of Forensic Sciences would like to thank the following supporters for their contributions to the 2012 Forensic Science Educational Conference for Middle- and High School Teachers Forensic Sciences Foundation, Inc.

10 American Academy of Forensic Sciences 410 North 21 st Street Colorado Springs, CO Phone: (719) Fax: (719) Website:

The American Academy of Forensic Sciences &

The American Academy of Forensic Sciences & The American Academy of Forensic Sciences & The University of Mississippi Present: 2015 Forensic Science Education Conferences For Middle School, High School, Community College, and HBCU Science Teachers

More information

The American Academy of Forensic Sciences and California State University, LA

The American Academy of Forensic Sciences and California State University, LA The American Academy of Forensic Sciences and California State University, LA 2015 CSI Summer Camp For High School Students The American Academy of Forensic Sciences is pleased to present the 2015 CSI

More information

The American Academy of Forensic Sciences and North Carolina State University

The American Academy of Forensic Sciences and North Carolina State University The American Academy of Forensic Sciences and North Carolina State University 2015 CSI Summer Camp For High School Students The American Academy of Forensic Sciences is pleased to present the 2015 CSI

More information

Somers Public Schools Somers, Connecticut 06071 Science Curriculum

Somers Public Schools Somers, Connecticut 06071 Science Curriculum Survey in Forensics Grades 11 and 12 F.1 Teamwork and deductive reasoning play an important role in forensic science. Core Theme: Understanding forensic science. What is forensic science and why are teamwork

More information

Georgia Perimeter College Common Course Outline

Georgia Perimeter College Common Course Outline Georgia Perimeter College Common Course Outline Course Abbreviation & Number: FRSC 2100 Course Title: Credit Hours: 3 Prerequisites: Co-requisites: Introduction to Forensic Science Exit or exemption from

More information

The CSI Forensic Science Program

The CSI Forensic Science Program The CSI Forensic Science Program at Michigan State University A week-long day camp or residential program for students with a strong interest in forensic science. Level I: June 15 20 for students currently

More information

Forensic Science : Course Syllabus Forensic Science : Secrets of the Dead

Forensic Science : Course Syllabus Forensic Science : Secrets of the Dead Forensic Science : Course Syllabus Forensic Science : Secrets of the Dead COURSE DESCRIPTION: Fingerprints. Blood spatter. DNA analysis. The world of law enforcement is increasingly making use of the techniques

More information

TRAVELING FORENSIC EDUCATION PROGRAM 2012-2013

TRAVELING FORENSIC EDUCATION PROGRAM 2012-2013 TRAVELING FORENSIC EDUCATION PROGRAM 2012-2013 INDEX -Program Overview Page 3 -Forensics Lab Total Experience Page 4 -Crime to Courtroom Workshop Page 4 -Impressions Workshop Page 5 -Blood & DNA Workshop

More information

*UNT Chemistry Building. *Dr. Teresa Golden is the Director of our Forensic Science Program at UNT

*UNT Chemistry Building. *Dr. Teresa Golden is the Director of our Forensic Science Program at UNT BACHELOR OF SCIENCE WITH FORENSIC SCIENCE CERTIFICATION *UNT Chemistry Building The University of North Texas Forensic Science Program received its accreditation from the American Academy of Forensic Sciences

More information

BAA Course: Forensic Science 11

BAA Course: Forensic Science 11 BAA Course: Forensic Science 11 District Name: Cowichan Valley District Number: 79 Developed by: Alanna Skene Date Developed: October 20, 2006 Schools Names: Principal s Name: Cowichan Secondary, Frances

More information

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN BIOMEDICAL FORENSIC SCIENCES

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN BIOMEDICAL FORENSIC SCIENCES Program Overview The M.S. in Biomedical Forensic Sciences trains individuals for a variety of disciplines applied to crime scene investigation and evidence analysis. The only program of its kind based

More information

Should you wish to contact me: o Barry Fisher o (213) 989-5002 o bajfisher@earthlink.net

Should you wish to contact me: o Barry Fisher o (213) 989-5002 o bajfisher@earthlink.net Physical Evidence: From the crime scene to the courtroom Should you wish to contact me: o Barry Fisher o (213) 989-5002 o bajfisher@earthlink.net What is physical evidence? o Something legally submitted

More information

The College of Forensic Sciences at NAUSS: The pioneer of Forensics in the Arab world

The College of Forensic Sciences at NAUSS: The pioneer of Forensics in the Arab world 12 Arab Journal of Forensic Sciences and Forensic Medicine 2014; Volume 1 Issue (0), 12-16 Naif Arab University for Security Sciences Arab Journal of Forensic Sciences and Forensic Medicine www.nauss.edu.sa

More information

CMJ 105 - INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC SCIENCE Fall Syllabus 2015. 4:30 5:30 p.m.

CMJ 105 - INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC SCIENCE Fall Syllabus 2015. 4:30 5:30 p.m. CMJ 105 - INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC SCIENCE Fall Syllabus 2015 INSTRUCTOR INFORMATION Associate Professor David Striegel Guerrieri Hall, Room 202D Office Phone: 410-572-8755 Office Hours: Monday Tuesday

More information

FORENSIC SCIENCE INSTITUTE COURSE DESCRIPTIONS 2015-2016

FORENSIC SCIENCE INSTITUTE COURSE DESCRIPTIONS 2015-2016 FORENSIC SCIENCE INSTITUTE COURSE DESCRIPTIONS 2015-2016 FRSC 2503 Introduction to Forensic Science Introduction to Forensic Science is a survey course designed to acquaint the student with a comprehensive

More information

Forensic Science. Distance Learning Presentation For King Drew Magnet High School of Medicine and Science March 14, 2007

Forensic Science. Distance Learning Presentation For King Drew Magnet High School of Medicine and Science March 14, 2007 Forensic Science Distance Learning Presentation For King Drew Magnet High School of Medicine and Science March 14, 2007 Dorothy Harris Forensic Course Developer Science Teacher and Department Chairman

More information

FORENSIC SCIENCE COURSE DESCRIPTION

FORENSIC SCIENCE COURSE DESCRIPTION FORENSIC SCIENCE COURSE DESCRIPTION This course is an overview of how science is applied to solving crimes. Topics include history of forensic sciences, collecting of evidence, analyzing results and hands-on

More information

What Can I Do With a Degree in ForSci?

What Can I Do With a Degree in ForSci? What Can I Do With a Degree in ForSci? 1 Forensic Science Career Fields Forensic Science Tech Career Forensic science techs work in crime labs to analyze the evidence collected from crime scenes. They

More information

FORENSIC SCIENCE EDUCATION PROGRAMS ACCREDITATION COMMISSION. FEPAC Computing and Information Science Technology. Call for Comments September 2015

FORENSIC SCIENCE EDUCATION PROGRAMS ACCREDITATION COMMISSION. FEPAC Computing and Information Science Technology. Call for Comments September 2015 FORENSIC SCIENCE EDUCATION PROGRAMS ACCREDITATION COMMISSION FEPAC Computing and Information Science Technology Call for Comments September 2015 Pursuant to the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation

More information

Forensic Science for the Criminal Justice World

Forensic Science for the Criminal Justice World Forensic Science for the Criminal Justice World The Pennsylvania Innocence Project is proud to partner with the Center for Forensic Science Research and Education to present the first comprehensive academy

More information

Crime and Science 1/11/2015. What is physical evidence? What is forensic science? What is the goal of forensic science?

Crime and Science 1/11/2015. What is physical evidence? What is forensic science? What is the goal of forensic science? Crime and Science Crime and Science What is forensic science? The application of science to criminal and civil laws that are enforced by police agencies in a criminal justice system. What is physical evidence?

More information

EXPERIENCED PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE IN Forensic Science

EXPERIENCED PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE IN Forensic Science Certificate Description This certificate provides professionals the opportunity to enhance specialized skills in Forensic Science. Arson Investigation CRJS 350 This course will explore criminal and scientific

More information

CRIME SCENE FORENSICS

CRIME SCENE FORENSICS CRIME SCENE FORENSICS Description Crime Scene Forensics, which is a laboratory-based course, will promote and cultivate the development of student s scientific inquiry and scientific method skills, which

More information

Blueprint to Becoming a Forensic Scientist. Lawrence Quarino, Ph.D., D-ABC, Dwight Adams, Ph.D. Steve Lee, Ph.D.

Blueprint to Becoming a Forensic Scientist. Lawrence Quarino, Ph.D., D-ABC, Dwight Adams, Ph.D. Steve Lee, Ph.D. Blueprint to Becoming a Forensic Scientist Lawrence Quarino, Ph.D., D-ABC, Dwight Adams, Ph.D. Steve Lee, Ph.D. Lawrence Quarino, Ph.D., D-ABC Director of B.S. and M.S. Forensic Science program at Cedar

More information

Description of the Forensic Science Major

Description of the Forensic Science Major Majoring in.... Forensic Science Description of the Forensic Science Major What is forensic science? Forensic science is the application of science to support the law. What forensic science majors study?

More information

2 Occupational Outlook Quarterly Fall 1999. By Hall Dillon

2 Occupational Outlook Quarterly Fall 1999. By Hall Dillon A c a r e e r i n By Hall Dillon Blood spatters, spent shell casings, and forged signatures are the nuts and bolts of forensic science. Studying the messy details of crime, forensic scientists help identify

More information

FORENSIC SCIENCE ELECTIVE CORE

FORENSIC SCIENCE ELECTIVE CORE FORENSIC SCIENCE ELECTIVE CORE The Forensic Science Elective Core focuses on the analysis of evidence collection, the decomposition process, crime scenes, skeletal remains, toxicology, and document validity.

More information

Forensic Science Lesson 1: CSI Basics

Forensic Science Lesson 1: CSI Basics Forensic Science Lesson 1: CSI Basics What is Forensic Science? Forensic Science is the application of science to law. Locard s Exchange Principle states that with contact between two items there will

More information

Introduction to Forensic Science. So what is Forensic Science? Major Contributors. Chapter 1: Intro to FS

Introduction to Forensic Science. So what is Forensic Science? Major Contributors. Chapter 1: Intro to FS Introduction to Forensic Science Chapter 1: Intro to FS So what is? In its broadest definition, forensic science is the application of science to criminal and civil laws. We will put emphasize on the applications

More information

Crime Scene investigation

Crime Scene investigation Crime Scene investigation This class focuses on crime scene investigation, evidence collection and documentation, the key components of any criminal investigation. This course will teach students the importance

More information

Master of Science in Forensics

Master of Science in Forensics Master of Science in Forensics The Master of Science in Forensics provides students with an intensive and holistic criminalistics experience through a combination of didactic and practical educational

More information

AS FORENSIC SCIENCE ACADEMY

AS FORENSIC SCIENCE ACADEMY TE AS FORENSIC SCIENCE ACADEMY TM "BETTER SCIENCE LEADS TO BETTER JUSTICE FOR ALL" I strongly feel the courses offered through the Texas Forensic Science Academy certificate program are a true benefit

More information

School of Physical and Geographical Sciences

School of Physical and Geographical Sciences School of Physical and Geographical s 1 About Keele Dual or Single Honours Programs Study TWO subjects Beautiful, safe campus Strong sense of community Low cost of living Student Life union, societies,

More information

Careers for Biologists in the FORENSIC SCIENCES

Careers for Biologists in the FORENSIC SCIENCES Careers for Biologists in the FORENSIC SCIENCES Sarah Seashols, PhD Department of Forensic Science Virginia Commonwealth University www.has.vcu.edu/forensics What is Forensic Science? ME SCENE DO NOT CROSS

More information

Willmar Public Schools Curriculum Map

Willmar Public Schools Curriculum Map Subject Area Science Senior High Course Name Forensics Date June 2010 Timeline Content Standards Addressed Skills/Benchmarks Essential Questions Assessments 1-2 Introduction History and Development of

More information

Interdisciplinary Studies Academic Degree Programs

Interdisciplinary Studies Academic Degree Programs 242 University of Central Oklahoma Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016 Interdisciplinary Studies Academic Degree Programs University of Central Oklahoma Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016 243 Major: Forensic

More information

American Academy of Forensic Sciences

American Academy of Forensic Sciences American Academy of Forensic Sciences Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) ACCREDITATION STANDARDS Adopted by FEPAC May 16, 2003 Approved by the AAFS Board of Directors

More information

Forensic Science. Three Certificate Programs in. Certificates in: Death Investigation Forensic Toxicology. Forensic Science

Forensic Science. Three Certificate Programs in. Certificates in: Death Investigation Forensic Toxicology. Forensic Science Three Certificate Programs in Forensic Science Giving you investigative skills to broaden the scope of your job opportunities Certificates in: Death Investigation Forensic Toxicology Forensic Science Sponsored

More information

Forensic Science Curriculum

Forensic Science Curriculum Forensic Science Curriculum The Georgia Performance Standards are designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills for proficiency in science. The Project 2061 s Benchmarks for Science Literacy

More information

RUTHERFORD HIGH SCHOOL Rutherford, New Jersey COURSE OUTLINE FORENSIC SCIENCE

RUTHERFORD HIGH SCHOOL Rutherford, New Jersey COURSE OUTLINE FORENSIC SCIENCE RUTHERFORD HIGH SCHOOL Rutherford, New Jersey COURSE OUTLINE FORENSIC SCIENCE I. INTRODUCTION Forensic Science focuses on the analysis of evidence collection, the decomposition process, crime scenes, skeletal

More information

American Academy of Forensic Sciences

American Academy of Forensic Sciences American Academy of Forensic Sciences Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) ACCREDITATION STANDARDS Adopted by FEPAC May 16, 2003 Approved by the AAFS Board of Directors

More information

Chemistry 241 Crime Scene Reconstruction & Pattern Analysis

Chemistry 241 Crime Scene Reconstruction & Pattern Analysis Chemistry 241 Crime Scene Reconstruction & Pattern Analysis Professor: Overview: Brian J. Gestring, M.S. Assistant Professor Chemistry & Physical Sciences Office Miller 10 (Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday,

More information

Self-Study, The University of Mississippi Forensic Chemistry Program 08/15/06 M. Godfrey, Program Director

Self-Study, The University of Mississippi Forensic Chemistry Program 08/15/06 M. Godfrey, Program Director SECTION 1 GENERAL STANDARDS. [Excerpt] Standard 4.3.1 General Curriculum Requirements The undergraduate program in forensic science shall offer a coherent curriculum that reflects the mission and goals

More information

TE AS FORENSIC SCIENCE ACADEMY TM

TE AS FORENSIC SCIENCE ACADEMY TM TE AS FORENSIC SCIENCE ACADEMY TM "BETTER SCIENCE LEADS TO BETTER JUSTICE FOR ALL" I strongly feel the courses offered through the Texas Forensic Science Academy certificate program are a true benefit

More information

Grades 11-12, Criminal Justice III, Quarter 4, Revised 2013

Grades 11-12, Criminal Justice III, Quarter 4, Revised 2013 Grades 11-12, Criminal Justice III, Quarter 4, Revised 2013 Big Ideas/Key Concepts: Chapter 2- Documenting the crime scene- note taking, photographing and sketching Standards Student Friendly I Can Statements

More information

BAA Course Approval submission: Introduction to Forensic Science 1:

BAA Course Approval submission: Introduction to Forensic Science 1: BAA Course Approval submission: Introduction to Forensic Science 1: School District/Independent School Authority Name Chilliwack School District/Independent School Authority Number SD 33 Developed by E-Dynamics\FVDES\G.Porro

More information

FORENSIC BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES What can I do with this degree?

FORENSIC BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES What can I do with this degree? CRIMINALISTICS Crime Scene Reconstruction and Mapping Fingerprint Examination Firearm and Toolmark Identification Fire and Explosives Investigation Trace Evidence Collection DNA Collection and Testing

More information

Evidence Technician s School

Evidence Technician s School Evidence Technician s School Program Overview The Evidence Technician s School is designed to provide your Evidence Technician or Crime Scene Investigator with a sound foundation of the basic principles

More information

Course Forensic Science. Unit II History

Course Forensic Science. Unit II History Course Forensic Science Unit II History Essential Question What are some examples of careers in Forensic Science? TEKS 130.295(c) (4)(A)(B) Prior Student Learning History of Forensic Science Estimated

More information

Engineering Forensics

Engineering Forensics Engineering Forensics Inter-Faculty Bachelor of Forensic Science Forensic science is the study of evidence in criminal investigation for presentation in courts of law. Crime scene artifacts are frequently

More information

DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE

DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE 122 Department of Criminal Justice DEPARTMENT OF Mr. Mark Mills, Department Chairperson Assistant Professors: M. Mills, J. Phan, K. Treece, A. Trimble The Criminal Justice Program is dedicated to providing

More information

MASTER COURSE OUTLINE

MASTER COURSE OUTLINE A. BIOL 1050 Introduction to Forensic Science B. COURSE DESCRIPTION: MASTER COURSE OUTLINE This introductory course will apply the principles and theories of biology, chemistry, etc. to the study of forensic

More information

Forensic Test 1 Review: Mathieu Orfila (1738 1853) Father of Modern Toxicology 1814 wrote first treatise. (formal scientific work) Alphonse Bertillon

Forensic Test 1 Review: Mathieu Orfila (1738 1853) Father of Modern Toxicology 1814 wrote first treatise. (formal scientific work) Alphonse Bertillon Forensic Test 1 Review: Mathieu Orfila (1738 1853) Father of Modern Toxicology 1814 wrote first treatise. (formal scientific work) Alphonse Bertillon (1853 1914) Father of Criminal Investigation first

More information

CURRICULUM VITAE Blaine M. Kern

CURRICULUM VITAE Blaine M. Kern CURRICULUM VITAE Blaine M. Kern President/Laboratory Director Human Identification Technologies P.O. Box 608 Redlands, CA 92373-0201 Office: 909-557-1828 Fax: 909-557-1831 E-mail: b.kern@hitdna.com Updated

More information

American Academy of Forensic Sciences

American Academy of Forensic Sciences American Academy of Forensic Sciences Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) ACCREDITATION STANDARDS Adopted by FEPAC May 16, 2003 Approved by the AAFS Board of Directors

More information

ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CENTRAL MANAGEMENT SERVICES CLASS SPECIFICATION FORENSIC SCIENTIST SERIES

ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CENTRAL MANAGEMENT SERVICES CLASS SPECIFICATION FORENSIC SCIENTIST SERIES ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF CENTRAL MANAGEMENT SERVICES CLASS SPECIFICATION FORENSIC SCIENTIST SERIES CLASS TITLE POSITION CODE EFFECTIVE FORENSIC SCIENTIST TRAINEE 15897 5/1/10 FORENSIC SCIENTIST I 15891 5/1/10

More information

SAULT COLLEGE SAULT STE. MARIE, ONTARIO COURSE OUTLINE

SAULT COLLEGE SAULT STE. MARIE, ONTARIO COURSE OUTLINE SAULT COLLEGE SAULT STE. MARIE, ONTARIO COURSE OUTLINE COURSE TITLE: Introduction to Applied Forensic Science CODE NO. : NRL 210 SEMESTER: 2 PROGRAM: AUTHOR: Natural Resources/Environmental Law Inspection

More information

FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA FACULTY SENATE

FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA FACULTY SENATE FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA FACULTY SENATE ACADEMIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE PROPOSAL PRESENTATION COVER SHEET (Proposal from College of Arts and Sciences) I. Proposal: Notification

More information

City University of Hong Kong. Information on a Course offered by Department of Biology and Chemistry with effect from 2012 / 2013

City University of Hong Kong. Information on a Course offered by Department of Biology and Chemistry with effect from 2012 / 2013 City University of Hong Kong Information on a Course offered by Department of Biology and Chemistry with effect from 2012 / 2013 Part I Course Title: Course Code: Course Duration: No. of Credit Units:

More information

PROGRAM ASSESSMENT PLAN Program Outcomes and Learning Assessment Criteria

PROGRAM ASSESSMENT PLAN Program Outcomes and Learning Assessment Criteria Department of Business and Professional Programs PROGRAM ASSESSMENT PLAN Program Outcomes and Learning Assessment Criteria Fall 2007 TABLE OF CONTENTS Program Overview:...3 Program of Study:...4 Development

More information

FORENSIC SCIENTIST MICHIGAN CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION JOB SPECIFICATION

FORENSIC SCIENTIST MICHIGAN CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION JOB SPECIFICATION MICHIGAN CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION JOB SPECIFICATION FORENSIC SCIENTIST JOB DESCRIPTION Employees in this job complete and oversee a variety of tests, analyses, identification, and classification of mechanical

More information

St. Maryʼs College High School Forensic Science

St. Maryʼs College High School Forensic Science Instructor: Ms. Fakhri Shafai Tutor Times Room: 228 Monday: 11:40-12:30 in room 228 Office Phone: 510-526-9242 x 408 Tuesday: 3:30-4:30 in room 228 Email: fshafai@stmchs.org Thursday: 3:00-4:00 in room

More information

COURSE SYLLABUS May 2015

COURSE SYLLABUS May 2015 Forensic Science I: Secrets of the Dead COURSE DESCRIPTION Forensic Science I: Secrets of the Dead Fingerprints. Blood spatter. DNA analysis. The world of law enforcement is increasingly making use of

More information

Community College of Philadelphia Department of Biology Forensic Biology - 104 2014 Syllabus

Community College of Philadelphia Department of Biology Forensic Biology - 104 2014 Syllabus Community College of Philadelphia Department of Biology Forensic Biology - 104 2014 Syllabus Course Reference Number (CRN): 17546 Course: BIOL 104 Section: 001 Credits: 4 Schedule: Class M 1:00pm 2:30pm

More information

COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 200. Course Description

COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 200. Course Description Forensic Science High School Elective Course Description Forensic Science is a one semester high school level course that satisfies a CUSD200 graduation requirement in the area of science. Successful completion

More information

THE UNIVERSITY OF FINDLAY College of Liberal Arts: Department of Social, Behavioral, and Justice Sciences Fall 2014

THE UNIVERSITY OF FINDLAY College of Liberal Arts: Department of Social, Behavioral, and Justice Sciences Fall 2014 THE UNIVERSITY OF FINDLAY College of Liberal Arts: Department of Social, Behavioral, and Justice Sciences Fall 2014 The mission of The University of Findlay is to equip our students for meaningful lives

More information

American Academy of Forensic Sciences

American Academy of Forensic Sciences American Academy of Forensic Sciences Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) ACCREDITATION STANDARDS Adopted by FEPAC May 16, 2003 Approved by the AAFS Board of Directors

More information

Forensic Science. Course Designed by Professor James T. Spencer, Ph.D.

Forensic Science. Course Designed by Professor James T. Spencer, Ph.D. PROJECT ADVANCE CHEMISTRY 113 Forensic Science Course Designed by Professor James T. Spencer, Ph.D. Syracuse University Dual Enrollment College Level Course Offered at Hasbrouck Heights High School E.

More information

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is now accepting applications for the summer 2011

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is now accepting applications for the summer 2011 Using the Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, and Mathematics to Study Crime The University of Alabama at Birmingham A National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program June 9

More information

International Forensic Experts 3845 Brussels Street North Bend, OR 97459

International Forensic Experts 3845 Brussels Street North Bend, OR 97459 International Forensic Experts 3845 Brussels Street North Bend, OR 97459 Telephone: (541) 756-2044 Fax: (541) 756-7470 Email: info@internationlforensicexperts.com GARY A. KNOWLES Current Position Consulting

More information

CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD PROGRAM

CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD PROGRAM CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD PROGRAM Click titles to view pages. CONTENTS Introduction Application Summary of Community Service CAREER CLUSTERS Law Enforcement Background Learning for Life programs involve

More information

FORENSIC SCIENTIST MICHIGAN CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION JOB SPECIFICATION

FORENSIC SCIENTIST MICHIGAN CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION JOB SPECIFICATION MICHIGAN CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION JOB SPECIFICATION FORENSIC SCIENTIST JOB DESCRIPTION Employees in this job complete and oversee a variety of tests, analyses, identification, and classification of mechanical

More information

Forensic Science: Crime Scene Basics. T. Trimpe 2006 http://sciencespot.net

Forensic Science: Crime Scene Basics. T. Trimpe 2006 http://sciencespot.net Forensic Science: Crime Scene Basics T. Trimpe 2006 http://sciencespot.net Crime Scene Vocabulary CRIME SCENE: Any physical location in which a crime has occurred or is suspected of having occurred. PRIMARY

More information

Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security Career Cluster Forensic Science and Criminal Investigations Course Number: 43.45200

Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security Career Cluster Forensic Science and Criminal Investigations Course Number: 43.45200 Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security Career Cluster Forensic Science and Criminal Investigations Course Number: 43.45200 Course Description: Forensic Science and Criminal Investigations is a course

More information

Forensic Science. The student will demonstrate the ability to explain the history and philosophy of forensic science.

Forensic Science. The student will demonstrate the ability to explain the history and philosophy of forensic science. Forensic Science UNIT I: Introduction to Forensic Science and Human Body The student will demonstrate the ability to explain the history and philosophy of forensic science. a. Define forensic science or

More information

Psychology, Social Work and Human Sciences

Psychology, Social Work and Human Sciences School of, Social Work and Human Sciences UG PG Our courses provide our students with an exciting and diverse education in scientific discovery and social and health studies, based at our Brentford site

More information

Overview of the NAS Report on Forensic Science in the U.S.

Overview of the NAS Report on Forensic Science in the U.S. Overview of the NAS Report on Forensic Science in the U.S. Forensic Science in Iowa: Impact of the National Academy of Sciences Report October 29, 2010 Brian Farrell Overview Issues with forensic science

More information

Forensic Science Studies 35-3

Forensic Science Studies 35-3 LOCALLY DEVELOPED COURSE OUTLINE Forensic Science Studies 35-3 Submitted By: Rocky View School Division No. 41 Submitted On: Aug. 20, 2014 Rocky View School Division No. 41 All Rights Reserved Page 1 of

More information

Introduction to Crime Scene Dynamics

Introduction to Crime Scene Dynamics Chapter 1 Introduction to Crime Scene Dynamics OVERVIEW The development of the field of forensics has been a process steeped in science and research. On the other hand, the practice of crime scene investigation

More information

INTEGRITY FORENSICS. Where the Evidence Tells the Truth. Marjorie E. Harris 2545 Bellwood Road Richmond, Virginia 23237 margie@integrity-forensics.

INTEGRITY FORENSICS. Where the Evidence Tells the Truth. Marjorie E. Harris 2545 Bellwood Road Richmond, Virginia 23237 margie@integrity-forensics. Marjorie E. Harris 2545 Bellwood Road Richmond, Virginia 23237 margie@integrity-forensics.com My career began in forensics as a criminalist with the Independence, Missouri, Police Department Crime Laboratory

More information

ANT 3740: Introduction to Forensic Sciences Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1:00-1:50pm Building 51, Room 1210

ANT 3740: Introduction to Forensic Sciences Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1:00-1:50pm Building 51, Room 1210 Instructor: Gordon F.M. Rakita Office: Building 51, Room 1210 e-mail: grakita@unf.edu website: www.unf.edu/~grakita Phone: 620-1658 Office Hours: & 2:00 4:30pm ANT 3740: Introduction to Forensic Sciences,,,

More information

Forensic Science II: Course Syllabus Forensic Science II: More Secrets of the Dead

Forensic Science II: Course Syllabus Forensic Science II: More Secrets of the Dead Forensic Science II: Course Syllabus Forensic Science II: More Secrets of the Dead COURSE DESCRIPTION: Although the crime scene represents the first step in solving crimes through forensic science, the

More information

Katharine Browning. Senior Social Science Analyst, Office of Research and Evaluation, National Institute of Justice

Katharine Browning. Senior Social Science Analyst, Office of Research and Evaluation, National Institute of Justice Katharine Browning Senior Social Science Analyst, Office of Research and Evaluation, National Institute of Justice Formerly visiting professor, Dept. of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice, University

More information

Summary of Qualifications: Education: Professional Experience: Kenneth R. Moses

Summary of Qualifications: Education: Professional Experience: Kenneth R. Moses Summary of Qualifications: Kenneth Moses has over forty years of experience in forensic evidence. He established the Crime Scene Investigations Unit of the San Francisco Crime Laboratory in 1983 and was

More information

MASTER OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES IN FORENSIC SCIENCE INVESTIGATE THE POSSIBILITIES.

MASTER OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES IN FORENSIC SCIENCE INVESTIGATE THE POSSIBILITIES. MASTER OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES IN FORENSIC SCIENCE INVESTIGATE THE POSSIBILITIES. 3 OUR PROGRAM THE PENN STATE MASTER OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES With a master of professional studies in Forensic Science

More information

The Netherlands Forensic Institute. Strengthening the rule of law together

The Netherlands Forensic Institute. Strengthening the rule of law together The Netherlands Forensic Institute Strengthening the rule of law together The Netherlands Forensic Institute The Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI) is one of the world s leading forensic laboratories.

More information

THE JOURNEY OF A FORENSIC SCIENTIST

THE JOURNEY OF A FORENSIC SCIENTIST Basic (Ameture) Edition THE JOURNEY OF A FORENSIC SCIENTIST Simran Minhas INTRODUCTION 1 Have you ever wondered what a Forensic Scientist is? Have you ever even heard of a Forensic Scientist? Have you

More information

Knowledge for a successful forensic chain provided by The Netherlands Forensic Institute. NFI Academy

Knowledge for a successful forensic chain provided by The Netherlands Forensic Institute. NFI Academy Knowledge for a successful forensic chain provided by The Netherlands Forensic Institute NFI Academy Welcome to the NFI Academy Key to the expertise of The Netherlands Forensic Institute In the context

More information

Forensic. Sciences. Forensic Sciences. Specialties. Programs. Career Pathways

Forensic. Sciences. Forensic Sciences. Specialties. Programs. Career Pathways Forensic Sciences Specialties Programs Prof. R. E. Gaensslen Director of Graduate Studies Forensic Science University of Illinois - Chicago Career Pathways Forensic Sciences 1 The Hype... the TV version

More information

CLASS TITLE: CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR II. LOCATION: Grand Junction, Colorado. PRIMARY PHYSICAL WORK ADDRESS: Grand Junction, CO

CLASS TITLE: CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR II. LOCATION: Grand Junction, Colorado. PRIMARY PHYSICAL WORK ADDRESS: Grand Junction, CO CLASS TITLE: CRIMINAL INVESTIGATOR II STATE OF COLORADO invites applications for the position of: CBI Forensic Services Crime Scene Analyst, Grand Junction A residency waiver has been granted for this

More information

Forensic Science/ Crime Scene Investigation

Forensic Science/ Crime Scene Investigation Forensic Science/ Crime Scene Investigation You know what a Crime Scene Investigator looks like on television. Now, get to know the real career. Forensic Science plays a vital role in the criminal justice

More information

Forensic Science Program Assessment Plan

Forensic Science Program Assessment Plan 2013-14 Forensic Science Program Assessment Plan To provide students wishing to enter a career in the forensic sciences with a solid foundation in the natural sciences, to provide students with an interest

More information

FORENSIC SCIENCE CURRICULUM FRAMEWORK

FORENSIC SCIENCE CURRICULUM FRAMEWORK FORENSIC SCIENCE CURRICULUM FRAMEWORK This document was prepared by: Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education Nevada Department of Education 755 N. Roop Street, Suite 201 Carson City, NV 89701

More information

SAM Code C= Clearly Occupational. Course prior to college level Y=Not applicable Noncredit category. Yes No Transfer request

SAM Code C= Clearly Occupational. Course prior to college level Y=Not applicable Noncredit category. Yes No Transfer request COURSE OUTLINE OF RECORD Course Control Number: CCC000556869 Palo Verde College One College Drive, Blythe, CA 92225 (760) 921-5500 Course Outline Approval Dates Curriculum Committee Board of Trustees Face-to-Face

More information

Forensic Biology 3318 Syllabus

Forensic Biology 3318 Syllabus #syl-biol3318.501.11s-@anwu-üu7606uj_page 1 of 5 Course Information BIOL 3318-501, Forensic Biology, Spring 2011 Mondays 7:00-9:45 PM, CN1.120 Forensic Biology 3318 Syllabus Instructor Contact Information

More information

Introduction to Forensic Science and the Law. FBI Building Washington, DC

Introduction to Forensic Science and the Law. FBI Building Washington, DC FBI Building Washington, DC 1 Objectives You will understand: How crime labs in the United States are organized and what services they provide. The growth and development of forensic science through history.

More information

In 2009, the nation s 411 publicly funded crime

In 2009, the nation s 411 publicly funded crime U.S. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs Bureau of Justice Statistics Census of Publicly Funded Forensic Crime Laboratories, Matthew R. Durose, BJS Statistician Kelly A. Walsh, Research Associate,

More information

Forensic Science Diploma

Forensic Science Diploma Forensic Science Diploma Career Prospect There is a business and admin element to every employment sector, including energy, engineering, charities, finance, manufacturing, tourism, health, entertainment,

More information

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE SAPS FORENSICS LABORATORY PRESENTED BY: LT.COL. J. KOCK

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE SAPS FORENSICS LABORATORY PRESENTED BY: LT.COL. J. KOCK AN INTRODUCTION TO THE SAPS FORENSICS LABORATORY PRESENTED BY: LT.COL. J. KOCK STRUCTURE OF THE DIVISION FORENSIC SERVICES SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE SERVICE Lt. General JK Phahlane CR LCRC CSM EXPLOSIVES IPU

More information