Mr. Christopher Schaefer
Adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology
Christopher Schaefer has been an intelligence and crime analyst for 15 years, serving in the U.S. Army and working for the Texas Department of Public Safety. He spent 10 years on active duty with the U.S. Army as an intelligence analyst, working at both the tactical and strategic levels, ending his service as a Sergeant First Class (E-7). As a senior noncommissioned officer in deployments to Bosnia and Iraq and during his service he was awarded the Bronze Star Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, the Army Commendation Medal (x2), and Army Achievement Medal (x3).
Mr. Schaefer received a Bachelors of Science in Liberal Studies degree with a major in History and a minor in English from Excelsior College. He earned a Masters of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Sul Ross State University and Masters of Arts degrees in History and Political Science from American Military University. He has taught courses in Criminal Justice, Homeland Security, and Government with universities and colleges for several years.