Dr Eleanor Peters is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology and Criminal Justice. She graduated from the University of Central England with BA (Hons) Sociology and has a PhD from the University of Bristol.
She has worked for many years as a researcher in the voluntary sector and in local government. She is the author or co-author of a number of publications on youth justice, parenting, social care issues and drug use. Eleanor has recently evaluated the impact of Parenting Orders delivered by a voluntary organisation and is currently working on publications related to this research.