Dwayne Jones, J.D.

Dwayne Jones, J.D.

Title: Associate Professor, Criminal Justice Studies
Dept/Program: Criminal Justice Studies
Office: Olin Hall 211
Phone: 330.972.8191
Email: djones2@uakron.edu


Dwayne Jones is also a magistrate with the Stow Municipal Court. Prior to joining the faculty of UA, he was a prosecutor with the City of Cuyahoga Falls for nineteen years. He has diverse research interests focusing on legal aspects of the criminal justice system, specifically constitutional law and white collar crime.

BA in History, Ohio University
J.D., The University of Akron


B.A., Ohio University; J.D., The University of Akron


He teaches a variety of courses including:

  • 3800:100 ​Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • 3800:102​Principles of Criminal Law
  • 3800:104​Evidence and Criminal Procedure
  • 3800:106​Juvenile Justice
  • 3800:232​Legal Issues in Security Administration
  • 3800:240​Vice & Organized Crime
  • 3800:287​Law & Psychology
  • 3800:296​CT: Law of Pornography and Obscenity
  • 3800:297​White Collar Crime
  • 3800:298​Applied Ethics
  • 2290:105​Business Organizations
  • 2290:118​Probate Administration
  • 2290:108​Real Estate Transactions
  • 2290:204​Advanced Legal Research
  • 3800:296​CT: Law & Film
  • 3800:251​Criminal Investigations