College of Safety & Emergency Services
Dr. Sherah Basham
Sherah L. Basham, Ph.D., is a professor in the Department of Criminal Justice and Homeland Security at Columbia Southern University. She has over 20 years of experience in the criminal justice field in the areas of administration, investigations, campus security, and higher education. She holds a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from Walden University, an MSA in Criminal Justice from the University of West Florida, and a BS in Criminal Justice from Pensacola Christian College. Her research interests include policing, campus law enforcement, gun policy, and use of force.