The program is enhanced by strong working relationships with forensic labs and law enforcement agencies throughout the United States. Our full-time faculty members have a particularly strong combination of academic credentials and practical experience in the field. Adjunct faculty members are regionally and nationally known professionals employed in the field. The program benefits from the experiences of many adjunct professors who are currently active in forensic science.
Awards & Recognition
Wide-ranging Internship and Research Opportunities
We have placed interns throughout the U.S. and abroad, including countries such as Italy and Israel. Several research projects culminate in presentations at major conferences and meetings.
- Dr. Henry C. Lee is a premier forensic scientist whose service as a forensic expert and UNH professor covers a quarter-century. Dr. Lee, the nation's premier forensic scientist, has devoted years of public service to the State of Connecticut and has earned a formidable reputation as an expert witness in many high-profile cases.
- With its close ties to the department, the Henry C. Lee Institute supports research, scholarships, training, and education for both professionals and students.
- All of our full-time faculty worked in their forensic specialty before coming to the University of New Haven. They continue to work actively bringing to students a real-life understanding of intricacies that make this profession unique.
- Students who achieve at least a 3.4 cumulative average and complete a specified number of credits are eligible for membership in the local chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma, the National Criminal Justice Honor Society.