Corps of Cadets

Research Centers


Student Services—
and Campus Life


Visit | Apply



Whatever you think you're capable of, you can achieve here—and more. Learn how a Norwich education prepares you to lead in a career you love.

Request Info

Nearly 200 Years—Learn More About Norwich

Expect Challenge. Achieve Distinction.

Faculty and Staff of Norwich University
Criminal Justice

Norwich University Logo Placeholder

Penny R. Shtull is a professor of criminal justice in the School of Justice Studies at Norwich University and a former associate dean of the university's College of Liberal Arts.

She earned a PhD and MPhil in criminal justice and an MA in forensic psychology from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York and a BSW from McGill University in Montreal.

In addition to publications in police, criminological, and psychological journals and texts, Penny has consulted for various organizations and state agencies, including the Police Foundation (Washington, DC), the New York City Police Department, the Vera Institute of Justice (NY), the Criminal Justice Research Center (NY), the Vermont Center for Justice Research, the Burlington Police Department, the Vermont Department of Corrections, the Chittenden Unit for Special Investigations, the Vermont Criminal Justice Training Council, the Vermont Children’s Alliance and Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program, and Margolis Healy (Solutions for Safe Campuses).

Penny serves on the board of directors for the Crime Research Group, is a past president of the Northeastern Association of Criminal Justice Sciences, and has served on the National Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Board in various capacities. Penny is also the recipient of numerous faculty and professional awards and was recently awarded a sabbatical to study stalking on college campuses.

Penny is a sought-after expert on violent crime. In addition to teaching, consulting, and research, Penny often appears on international radio and other news media and has been featured as an expert criminologist on the A&E true crime documentary The Killer Speaks. Her most current publications address violence and campus public safety, and criminal behavioral profiling.

Contact Info
1 (802) 485-2373
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

— Get Info —

Whatever you think you're capable of, you can achieve here—and more. Learn how a Norwich education prepares you to lead in a career you love.

Request Information
cake Celebrating our Bicentennial!
academic calendar Academic Calendar
camps & Programs
events Calendar of Events
Give Your Impact

Norwich University admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.