Larissa Christensen

Lecturer in Criminology & Justice | Co-leader of the Sexual Violence and Research Prevention Unit (SVRPU), University of the Sunshine Coast

Dr Lara Christensen, Program Coordinator of the Bachelor of Criminology and Justice Degree at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC), holds a primary research interest in the prevention of sexual violence. With a PhD in Psychology (field of research: forensic psychology), she is co-leader of the first University-led Sexual Violence Research and Prevention Unit (SVRPU) in Australia.


  • –present
    Lecturer in Criminology and Criminal Justice, Griffith University