Law Enforcement and Justice Administration

Picture of Sergevnin Vladimir Sergevnin, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Stipes Hall 403L
Phone: 309/298-2276

Dr. Sergevnin earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Leningrad Pedagogical University in History and a Doctorate of Philosophy from the Moscow Institute of National Economy. Dr. Sergevnin is the Editor of the Law Enforcement Executive Forum   journal published by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board Executive Institute at Western Illinois University.  

Dr. Sergevnin has held several leadership and instructional positions over his career. He is the former Professor and Chairperson of the Department of Humanitarian Sciences at the Vladimir Juridical Institute and a Professor at the Saint-Petersburg University of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. He retired as a Colonel from the Ministry of Internal Affairs (federal police) of Russian Federation . He is a former Senior Research Scholar at the Police Training Institute at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and the former Director of the Illinois Police Corps Academy at Western Illinois University.  

Dr. Sergevnin has published over 60 articles, chapters, brochures, and authored or co-authored ten books pertaining to law enforcement training, leadership, recruitment, history and education.