Criminology Department

Location and Hours

We are located on the Portland Campus of the University of Southern Maine.

The main department office is located at 120 Bedford Street and Professors Bjelic, Messerschmidt, Powell and Wachholz have offices there.  Professor Beirne's office is 414 Luther Bonney Hall, Portland Campus.

The department office is open Monday through Thursday 7:30-4:00.
Contact Jill Jordan-MacLean, Administrative Specialist
email: or phone 780-4100

Chair of the Department:

Jim Messerschmidt -- or phone 780-4753
Office hours by appointment

Major Advising Coordinator:

Chris Powell -- or phone 228-8583
Office hours:  by appointment