Skip to main content

About Ryan M. Labrecque

Ryan Labrecque is an Assistant Professor in the Criminology and Criminal Justice Department at Portland State University. Ryan earned his Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati in 2015.  
His research interests focus on the evaluation of correctional interventions, the effects of prison life, the development of risk and needs assessments for community and institutional corrections settings, and the transfer of knowledge to practitioners and policy makers. 
Ryan has a number of published articles, book chapters, and conference presentations on the above topics. He has also worked on several federal and state funded research projects in these areas.
Prior to undertaking his doctoral studies, Ryan was a Probation and Parole Officer in the state of Maine and he has a M.S. in Community-based Psychology from Springfield College and a M.S. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati.


2015 - Present Assistant Professor, Portland State University Criminology & Criminal Justice
2010 - 2015 Research Assistant, University of Cincinnati ‐ School of Criminal Justice

Curriculum Vitae


Enter a valid date range.

Enter a valid date range.

Articles (18)

Book Chapters (4)

Presentations (7)