Michele Meitl

Assistant Professor
Criminal Justice

m.meitl@tcu.edu | 817-257-5846


Ph.D. Criminology, University of Texas at Dallas
J.D. The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
M.A. Criminal Justice, Arizona State University
B.A. Law and Society, University of California, Santa Barbara

Courses Taught

Criminal Law
Courts & Judicial Procedure
Introduction to Criminal Justice

Areas of Focus

Criminal Law and Procedure
U.S. Supreme Court
Crime, Delinquency, and Corrections
Violence and Gun Control
Courts and Sentencing

Meitl, M. B., Piquero, N. L., & Piquero, A. R. (2017).  Predicting the length of Jury deliberations. Journal of Crime and Justice, 40(2), 238-245.

Powell, Z., Meitl, M. B., Worrall, J. L. (2017). Police consent decrees and section 1983 civil rights litigation. Criminology and Public Policy, 16(2), 575-605.

Piquero, N. L., Meitl, M. B, Brank, E. M., Woolard, J. L., Lanza-Kaduce, L., & Piquero, A. R. (2016). Exploring lawyer misconduct: An examination of the self-regulation process. Deviant Behavior, 37(5), 573-584.