Joseph LeFevre
University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Department of Criminal Justice
1160 Ullsvik Hall
Platteville, WI 53818

608-342-1676
lefevrej@uwplatt.edu

EDUCATION
PhD (in progress) Public Safety Leadership - Expected 2011
Capella University

MS Criminal Justice - May 2006
University Wisconsin Platteville

National Fire Protection Association Certified Fire Fighter II - June 2003
Southwest Technical College

Wisconsin Law Enforcement Recruit Academy - March 2000
Fox Valley Technical College

BS Criminal Justice - December 1999
University Wisconsin Platteville

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Lecturer
University Wisconsin Platteville - September 2006 - Present
Class room instruction for the following classes Academic Advisor for over 70 undergraduate students
Advisor to Graduate students completing CJ-7920 Seminar Paper Research
Member of the Academic Information Technology Commission
Faculty Advisor to Sigma Pi fraternity
Faculty Advisor to Criminal Justice Association
Responsible for the Criminal Justice BOLO Newsletter

Development of on-line classes in support of online Degree Program using D2L

Development of on campus classes in support of new Forensic Science Program

Part time Assistant Instructor
South West Technical College - April 2004-Present
Class room and laboratory instruction of the following classes Wisconsin LESB instructor for the following classes

LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERIENCE
Fire & Arson Investigator / Fire Fighter II
City of Platteville Fire Department - February 2001-Present
Duties include responding to calls for fire suppression and extraction/first responder medical care for injured car accident victims, Fire scene documentation, scene photography, cause & origin investigations, and evidence collection. Certified Firefighter II and HAZMAT operations certified.

Officer In Charge (OIC)
City of Platteville Police Department - October 2004-July 2007
Duties include those of Police officer listed below with the addition of front line supervision of police personal, ensuring proper database entries made for events on shift, handling complaints from citizens about officers, and being a Field Training Officer (FTO).

Police Officer
City of Platteville Police Department - July 2000-October 2004
Duties include traffic patrol, investigations of crimes, evidence collection technician, crime scene photographer, arresting suspected criminals, preparing reports, obtaining warrants, member of SWAT team, testifying in court, and medical first responder for ambulance service calls.

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