Dr. Bryan D. Byers is Professor Emeritus of Criminal Justice and Criminology. His field experiences include positions as a prosecutor's special investigator, adult protective services investigator, deputy coroner, mental health liaison, juvenile corrections worker, and criminal justice trainer.
Bryan Byers has published over thirty-five refereed articles and book chapters on such topics as a hate crime, crisis intervention, elder abuse, and death and dying. He has eight books to his credit. In the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, he served as the Honors College Liaison and director of the Keele University Criminology Exchange Program. He was also Co-Director of the Indiana Voting System Technical Oversight Program.
He has also served on the faculties of Valparaiso University and the University of Notre Dame.