HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 29, 2010 – High Point University has hired R. Scott Ingram as assistant professor of criminal justice in the Department of Criminal Justice.
In his new role, Ingram is responsible for teaching various criminal justice courses including criminal law, courts and trials, and research methods.
“I feel privileged to work at such a great university,” Ingram says. “I am looking forward to being part of the HPU community and helping contribute to its remarkable growth.”
Ingram holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in government and law from Lafayette College in Pennsylvania and a law degree from Washington University in Missouri. He is currently working on a Doctorate in criminal justice from Indiana University at Bloomington. In addition, Ingram also has experience as a state and federal prosecutor. He is originally from Harleysville, Pa.
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with over 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students from 51 countries and 46 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report at No. 3 among Regional Colleges in the South. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 7 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” Parade Magazine lists HPU in the top 25 private schools in the nation. The university offers 50 undergraduate majors, 42 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at highpoint.edu.
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