Dr. Hough has enjoyed imparting his knowledge of the many facets of criminal justice to a new generation of practitioners through teaching academy, in-service, and university courses.  In addition to more than 3,000 hours of criminal justice training,  Dr. Hough holds the following academic degrees and notable educational experience:

  • Doctorate in Education, Administrative Studies from the University of West Florida

  • Master in Public Administration (MPA) from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University

  • MPA (ABT) at the University of South Florida. Graduate studies in Public Administration

  • Command School, Institute of Police Technology and Management - top academic graduate

  • Florida Criminal Justice Executive Institute, Florida Department of Law Enforcement

  • Advanced Threat Assessment Academy, Gavin de Becker & Associates (2011, 2019)

  • The Biometric, Psychological and Legal Aspects of Lethal and Less Lethal Force and the
    Management, Oversight, Monitoring, Investigation and Adjudication of the Use of Force, AELE



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Teacher & Trainer

More than 30 years of experience explaining criminal justice concepts and actions. See a quick interview with Dr. Hough.