Ibrahim Turay, MA

Academic Centre
Ibrahim joined the School of Justice Studies as a full-time faculty member in 2015.
Black Youths Experience with Police
Correctional Services - Probation, Assessment & Casework
Youth gangs
Anti-Black racism

Professional Experience

Teaching Experience

Research Methods, Management in Justice Organizations, Criminology, Correctional Classification and Assessment, Correctional Casework and Counselling, and Correctional Practice.

Industry Work

Ibrahim worked for Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, Correctional Services Division, for 11 years as a correctional, probation, and senior probation officer.


His research interests include policing, racialization, racial profiling, youth and gangs, corrections, and (in)justice in the criminal justice system.


Academic Credentials

Ibrahim Turay holds a Bachelor of Art in Sociology, with a concentration in Criminology, Deviance and Social Control, from the University of Calgary, and a Master of Arts in Criminal Justice from the University of Alberta. Ibrahim is currently working on his PhD in Cultural, Social and Political Thought at the University of Lethbridge.