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Joe Meinhart, Ph.D

Joe Meinhart, Ph.D

Joe Meinhart, Ph.D,
Associate Professor of Sociology and Justice Studies; Director, World House Scholars Program
Criminal Justice
Master's in Criminology

Biography

B.S., University of Tulsa 

M.Div., McCormick Theological Seminary

M.Div., Sacred Heart School of Theology 

Ph.D., University of Oklahoma

After almost 30 years of work in pastoral ministry and social services, Dr. Meinhart moved to the academic work in educational philosophy and sociology. In addition to teaching in the criminal justice program, Meinhart directs the World House Scholars, a scholarship-based program engaging students in addressing issues of social and ecological justice. He also is involved in partnering with the OKC community to address a variety of issues, including com- munity-police relations, gang violence, immigration, and poverty.

Contact Information

174
Walker Center
Oklahoma City, OK 73106