Faculty - Robert Chaires
Robert Chaires, Ph.D., Assistant Professor received his Ph.D.in Public Administration from the University of Colorado and his J.D. from the University of Denver. Prior to joining the faculty of the Department of Criminal Justice in 1991, he served 12 years on the Denver Police Department and three years as a Legal Access Attorney in the Colorado Department of Corrections. Dr. Chaires is the author and co-author of numerous articles on minority and civil rights issues in criminal justice. His teaching interests center around law, courts, and applied legal philosophy. Recently he was selected to teach in the English Seminar Program and developed the popular course "Star Trek: Visions of Justice".