Michael Weintraub

Michael Weintraub (Georgetown University PhD, 2014) is an Associate Professor in the Escuela de Gobierno Alberto Lleras Camargo at Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia, Director of the Security and Violence Area of the Center for the Study of Security and Drugs (CESED) at the same university, and Senior Researcher at Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO). His research focuses on crime and political violence in Latin America, specifically Colombia, Central America, and Mexico. Before his current postings, he held posts at Binghamton University, Yale University, and the United States Institute of Peace. You can find him on Twitter @miweintraub83.