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Office: 517 Bishop Hall

Email: MikeVasicek@ferris.edu

Phone: 231.591.5371

Michael Vasicek

Assistant Professor

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Office: 517 Bishop Hall

Email: MikeVasicek@ferris.edu

Phone: 231.591.5371

Professional activities and areas of interest

Publications and Intellectual Contributions

  • Journal Article
    Hundersmarck, S., Vanderkooi, G., Vasicek, M. (2016). “Police Use of Force: Transitioning Policy into Practice,” Police Forum. 26 (3).
  • Journal Article
    Hundersmarck, S., Vasicek, M. (2015). “Engaging and Retaining Students by Developing a True Career-Based Criminal Justice Curriculum,” Applied Psychology in Criminal Justice. 11 (1).

Presentations

  • Poster
    Hundersmarck, S., Vasicek, M., Lilly Conference on Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning, “Use of Video to Promote Learning Online,” Traverse City, MI, (2019).
  • Paper
    Hundersmarck, S., Vasicek, M., Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences 55rd Annual Meeting, “Is Community Policing a Program or a Philosophy,” New Orleans, LA, (2018).
  • Poster
    Hundersmarck, S., Vasicek, M., Lilly Conference on Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning, “Role of Law Enforcement Interfacing with Education,” Traverse City, MI, (2018).
  • Paper
    Hundersmarck, S., Vanderkooi, G., Vasicek, M., Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences 53rd Annual Meeting, “Are We Training Officers How to Use Force,” Denver, CO, (2016).
  • Poster
    Hundersmarck, S., Vasicek, M., Lilly Conference on Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning, “Implementing Problem-Based Learning into the University Classroom,” Traverse City, MI, (2016).
  • Poster
    Hundersmarck, S., Vasicek, M., Lilly Conference on Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning, “Learning About Students: Developing a Career-Based Criminal Justice Curriculum,” Traverse City, MI, (2015).
  • Keynote/Plenary Address
    Vasicek, M., Nielsen, J., “Building a New Jail and Being Good Neighbors,” Kiwassee Kiwanis of Midland, (2009).
  • Keynote/Plenary Address
    Vasicek, M., Crime Prevention Association of Michigan Conference, “Conflict Management Involving Adolescents,” Traverse City, MI, (2004).
  • Presentation
    Vasicek, M., “Community Oriented Policing in Today’s World,” (2003).
  • Lecture
    Vasicek, M., “Humanistic Approach: A Worthy Theory,” (2002).

Education:

PhD, Wayne State University, Curriculum and Instruction

MA, Saginaw Valley State University, Leadership and Public Administration

BS, Ferris State University, Criminal Justice

AAS, Delta College, Law Enforcement

Programs:

Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice Administration, School of Criminal Justice