Concordia St. Paul News

February 23, 2016

Weinkauf Honored by Association of Training Officers of Minnesota

Erv Weinkauf, an instructor of criminal justice at Concordia University, was recently inducted into the Association of Training Officers of Minnesota (ATOM) Hall of Fame. A retired Chief of Police with the New Ulm Police Department and former president of the ATOM, Weinkauf began teaching at CSP in 2008.

Weinkauf is living proof of Concordia’s expertise in making higher education attainable for working adults. He completed his master’s degree in Criminal Justice Leadership in 2008 and began teaching at Concordia an adjunct professor. He was named chair of the Criminal Justice department in 2010, where his extensive field experience along with his personal understanding of the needs of adult learners make him a valuable asset to both instructors and students.