Stephen Stockman

Stephen Stockman

Assistant Professor

(804) 828-8420

Grace E. Harris Hall South, 1015 Floyd Ave., room 3001A


  • M.P.A., Troy University, 1998
  • B.A., Criminology, Saint Leo University, 1997
  • A.S., Erie Community College


Before Joining VCU, Stockman spent 18 years as a Forensic Trainer with the Virginia Department of Forensic Science as a Lead Instructor at their Forensic Science Academy. There he taught law enforcement personnel all aspects of crime scene investigation and laboratory capabilities. He is also a former Virginia Beach Crime Scene Technician and Veteran of the United States Navy.  He has been certified by the International Association for Identification since 2010.


  • Virginia Forensic Science Academy Alumni Association, life member
  • Chesapeake Bay Division International Association for Identification


  • FRSC 309: Scientific Crime Scene Investigation
  • FRSC 565: Scientific Crime Scene Investigation
  • FRSC 566: Advanced Scientific Crime Scene Investigation
  • FRSC 202: Crime and Science


  • Dr. Paul Ferrara Award, 2022