James Kenny

Professor of Criminal Justice

School of Criminal Justice, Political Science & International Studies


Dr. Kenny is a Professor of Criminal Justice at the Teaneck Campus. He is recipient of the Distinguished Faculty Award. Dr. Kenny received his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from Rutgers University. He teaches courses in Criminology, Victimology, US Constitution, Criminal Justice & Public Policy, Crime, Victimology & Risk Reduction, Juvenile Delinquency and White Collar Crime and serves as the Criminal Justice Graduate & Internship Coordinator. His prior experience at the U.S. Treasury Dept. includes Chief of Advisory, Chief of Review, District Quality Improvement Officer, Group Manager of Field Investigations, Training Group Manager, and Treasury Officer. He has facilitated professional seminars in School/Workplace Violence, Bullying, Anger Management, Threat Assessment, Stalking and Partner Abuse. Dr. Kenny was selected to the U.S. Justice Dept./National Victim Center Work Group on Workplace Violence, United Educators Panel of Threat Assessment Teams, Virginia Tech. Speaker’s Series, and NJ Superior Court Juvenile Conference Committee.


Short Abstract

University College

School of Criminal Justice, Political Science & International Studies
Mail Stop: T-RA2-01
1000 River Road
Teaneck, NJ 07666 


Courses Taught:

CRIM1102 Criminology