Office: Bishop Hall 516

Email: MichaelMendenhall@ferris.edu

Phone: 231.591.5017

Mike Mendenhall

Associate Professor

Office: Bishop Hall 516

Email: MichaelMendenhall@ferris.edu

Phone: 231.591.5017

Professional activities and areas of interest

Mendenhall is currently A.B.D in the Public Administration program at Western Michigan University. He is a former police officer with the city of Madison Police Department in Madison, WI. His interests include the history of policing, police report writing, and policy.

Presentations

  • Presentation
    Hundersmarck, S., Mendenhall, M., Ferris State University HatchEd Conference, “Thinking Through Video,” Big Rapids, MI, (2019).
  • Oral Presentation
    Mendenhall, M. P. (Author & Presenter), New Staff Orientation at Ferris State University, “Sundown Towns: A Look at the Role of Law Enforcement and Incorporating the Findings into Criminal Justice Courses,” Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning, University Center at Ferris State University, (August 16, 2017).

Education:

  • MS, Ferris State University, Criminal Justice Administration
  • BS, Central Michigan University, Sociology, Criminal Justice
  • PhD, Pursuing a PhD, Western Michigan University, Public Administration