Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary
I am looking to expand my career from teaching at Heald College to teaching for an online AA or Bachelor's Program and I can think of no better educational institution than AMU! I loved my experience as a student and am looking forward to continuing the high level of education AMU provides. I was impressed with the quality of instructors in the Master's program and would be honored to be included with the Criminal Justice Faculty. I am a dedicated instructor bringing five years direct classroom experience, three years online experience, as well as over fifteen years in the criminal justice field. I would like to utilize my education, training experience and licensing to educate those interested in the Criminal Justice Field.
  • Skilled in online format
  • Excellent student evaluations
  • Unsurpassed teaching reviews
  • Dedication to my students
  • Engaging instruction stye
  • Professional, organized and timely
  • Expect a high level of integrity from myself and my students
  • Up to date on CJ issues and laws
  • Passion for CJ and teaching
  • I love to see my students succeed and go out of my way to help those who are struggling
  • Education should be interesting, difficult and rewarding
  • Experience in Teaching and Law Enforcement
Work History
05/2015 to 07/2015
Criminal Justice Professor Catawba Valley Cc Hickory, NC,
  • When Heald College closed with no warning after one week of the quarter, I worked to find a place for my students to complete the quarter and continue their education.
  • Dr. Humphrey graciously welcomed my students and me to his school.
  • He waived all fees for the students and allowed me to continue the courses as I had them set up at Heald.
  • It was a seamless transition for my students, who continue to thrive and progress past their Associate\'s Degree, Bachelor\'s Degree and head on to their Master\'s Degree.

03/2010 to 03/2015
Criminal Justice Instructor Coast Community College District Costa Mesa, CA,
  • Lead Criminal Justice Instructor and Internship Advisor.
  • Experience in teaching: Intro to CJ, Intro to Corrections, Criminology, Crime Scene Investigations, Victimology, Organized Crime Gangs and Terrorism, Report Writing, Police Procedures, Police Operations, Juvenile Justice,Capstone and Internship.
  • Fostered students' commitment and interest in learning by connecting course materials to current events and real life situations. Engaged and encouraged my students to apply their required reading to current law enforcement situations.
  • Assisted the program director in administrative projects and would fill in as program director as needed. Faculty Advisor for our legal fraternity as well as the faculty member of the legal advisory board.
  • Created, evaluated and revised course content and course materials to keep them interesting and current.
  • Guided students in using technology and online resources to support educational research.
  • 09/2005 to 07/2010
    Deputy Animal Control Officer II San Joaquin County City, STATE,
    • Explained and enforced state and local laws relating to the care and treatment of animals; issued warning notices and citations or arrested individuals for violations of the laws.
    • Proper report writing was required.
    • Provided professional court presence and testimony.
    • Was able to interpret and apply laws, evaluated and established priorities and maintained composure in high stress, emergencies.
    • Operated rifle, shotgun, tranquilizer gun, Taser, ASP pepper spray in combination with weaponless defense techniques to maintain personal and public safety.
    • Successfully developed and implemented a comprehensive Field Training Officer program.
    • Worked closely with the District Attorney to insure complete understanding of the laws and to insure Animal Control Officers were providing excellent cases to the DA to further assist in productive prosecution.

    06/1988 to 06/1998
    Volunteer Alpine County Sheriff\'s Department City, STATE,
    • For ten years, I worked with the Alpine County Sheriff\'s Department on a volunteer basis.
    • Through my time with Alpine County, I was involved extensively with K9 narcotic training, patrol and qualification.
    • I maintained a concealed weapons permit during my years of volunteering.
    • I had the opportunity to gain experience in body recovery, autopsy viewing and recording, evidence collection and processing, proper chain of evidence, chain of command, investigative techniques under cover narcotics work and report writing.
    • I have experience in advanced firearms training, search and rescue (helicopter, snowmobile, horse, hiking and command center protocol), narcotics, K9 narcotics, narcotics handling and processing.
    • I am grateful for the opportunities and learning experiences I had while volunteering with Alpine County.
    • Was undercover in operations targeting perpetrators of narcotics crimes.

    Expected in 2016
    Master of Arts: Criminal Justice
    American Military University - Manassas, VA

    Expected in 2009
    Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice
    California State University - Sacramento, CA
    • Emphasis in Law Enforcement
    • Investigation of Illegal Animal Fighting
    • Chemical Immobilization of Animals (Tranquilizer Gun)
    • FEMA-National Incident Management System
    • National Animal Control Association Academy
    • California Basic Educational Skills Test- Permanent Passing Status
    • POST Basic Peace Officer Academy
    • PC 832 Arrest and Firearms
    • Licensed Private Investigator
    • Taser x26
    • ASP, PR-24 and Straight Baton
    • Chemical Agent
    • Weaponless Defense
    • CPR
    • Strategies for Resolving Conflict
    • ILEETA, International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association
    • Front Sight Firearms Training Institute
    • CNCA, California Narcotic Canine Association
    • Calibre Press Street Survival
    • American Criminal Justice Association Lambda Alpha Epsilon

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