Professor of Criminology, University of Leeds

I am Professor of Criminology in the Centre for Criminal Justice Studies, School of Law, University of Leeds where I research and teach crime and technology (cybercrime), criminology, criminal justice, and policing. I also have research interests in the organization of crime, intellectual property crime (counterfeiting), the sociology of law and also law and popular culture. I am currently conducting funded research into Cybercrime, Policing Cybercrime, Counterfeit Pharmaceuticals, and Organized Crime.

I rejoined Leeds University in August 2015 after spending five years in the School of Applied Social Sciences at Durham University.

A selection of my articles (along with some updates) is available from the SSRN (Social Science Research Network) at http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=376504

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Professor, University of Leeds
  • 2010–2015
    Professor, Durham University
  • 1992–2010
    Professor, University of Leeds