Jason Linville, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor and MSFS Program Director

Address:
University Boulevard Office Bldg.
1201 University Blvd.
Room 317
Birmingham, AL 35294-4562

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Phone: 205.934.2069

Fax: 205-934-2067

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Dr. Linville is a Teaching Assistant Professor of Forensic Science. He also serves as Director of the Master of Science in Forensic Science (MSFS)program, one of the oldest laboratory-based forensic science graduate training programs in the United States. The program was recently accredited by the American Academy of Forensic Science (AAFS) and is one of a handful of such programs in the country. He also oversees the department's Camp CSI Birmingham, an annual summer enrichment experience for high school students in grades 10-12.
Dr. Linville's teaching interests include forensic biology, biological methods in forensic science, and criminalistics.


Education:
Ph.D. (2003), Biology, University of Alabama at Birmingham.
B.S. (1998), Forensic Chemistry, Ohio University.
Research Interests:
DNA
Criminalistics
Forensic science education

Teaching Interests:
Forensic biology Biological methods in forensic science Criminalistics Forensic science education

Recent Courses Taught:
Introduction to Forensic Science (JS110)
Forensic Science Laboratory (JS352)
Seminar in Forensic Science (JS679)
Biological Methods in Forensic Science (JS572)