Jack Brady

Associate Prof; Criminal Justice

Jack Brady headshot

MEd, PhD




Behavioral Sciences


 Curriculum Vitae


Jack Brady grew up in Texas where he served as a police officer and probation officer before moving to Indiana. Jack served as the Grant County Coroner and Sheriff's Chaplain in Marion. He traveled to the former Soviet Union four times serving in orphanages, prisons, and schools. After Sept. 11, Jack counseled police, fire, and EMS workers at Ground Zero on four occasions. Jack is married to Sara who works at IWU and has three children who are IWU graduates: Jill, Scott, and Travis.

Educational Background:

  • B.S., 1973, Hardin-Simmons University
  • M.Ed., 1981, University of North Texas
  • PhD, 2015, Capella University


  • Restorative programs such as the Drug Court and Re-entry Court in Grant County.
  • Mentoring at-risk youth; seeking ways to recruit more volunteers to mentor at-risk youth.
Indiana Wesleyan University
4201 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN 46953