fb pixel

Michael Weinrath


Contact Information


Criminal Justice


  • Crime and Criminology
  • Justice

Areas of Expertise:

  • Courts
  • Corrections
  • Crime
  • Crime Rates
  • Drug Courts
  • Drunk Driving
  • Fear of Crime
  • Mental Health Courts
  • Program Evaluation

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Available To:

  • Appear on radio or TV
  • Provide comment to media
  • Write articles
  • Discuss research with industry, government, and others


Dr. Michael Weinrath obtained his PhD from the University of Alberta in 1997 and began work as a professor at The University of Winnipeg that same year. He was coordinator and chair of UWinnipeg's Department of Criminal Justice for 12 years and is currently the director of the Justice Research Institute.

Weinrath has conducted research and evaluation for national and local criminal justice agencies. He teaches courses on corrections, victimology, and research methods.

Media and Research Expert