Richard Gauthier, MS

adjunct faculty, the donald everett axinn division of social sciences


  • MS, Norwich University 
  • BS, Southern Vermont College 

Courses taught

  • Criminal Justice courses 

academic Research/Interests

Management of small law enforcement agencies, regionalization of law enforcement services and specialized investigations

areas of expertise

Child abuse investigations (recognized by Vermont courts as an expert).
Domestic violence investigations (recognized by Vermont courts as an expert).
Regionalization of law enforcement services (subject of my master's degree thesis).

Why I teach

I enjoy the student contact, introducing them to new material and information and the discussions/debates.

Favorite Book

My reading tastes are too eclectic.

Favorite Movie

Saving Private Ryan

Best part of being at SVC

The ability to have student contact on a much more personal level.