Episode No. 26 Criminal Justice Education
Date: June 18, 2008
Notes: Dr. Gregory D. Herbert, Lt Col, USAF (Ret.) about educational opportunities for
both criminal justice and military personnel.
Dr. Gregory D. Herbert, Lt Col, USAF (Ret.) was born in Kalamazoo, MI, in 1956.
He graduated from Lakewood High School, St. Petersburg FL, in 1974, and then attended St. Petersburg Junior College
where he received his AA degree. He received an Air Force ROTC scholarship to attend Florida State University
where he graduated in 1979 with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the
United States Air Force on August 10, 1979. Dr. Herbert served on active duty for twenty two years initially
as a B-52 Navigator/Radar Navigator then as a staff officer at various headquarters such as Strategic Air Command, Air Combat
Command, and Air University.
At Air University Dr. Gregory
D. Herbert was Chief, Nonresident Curriculum Branch, Air Command and Staff College; as such, he was in charge of the curriculum
for over 6,000 nonresident students. While on active duty he earned an MBA from Embry Riddle Aeronautical
University and a doctorate in Higher Education from The George Washington University. Upon his retirement
from the Air Force in 2002 Dr. Herbert joined TUI University as a faculty member in the College of Business Administration.
Since joining TUI he has taught and developed numerous courses for the college and has assumed administrative duties
as the Associate Dean for the Colleges of Business Administration and Information Systems.