Professor of criminal history. Much of published work has explored prison history in Britain specifically., Edge Hill University

My modified PhD was later published as 'English Society and the Prison' (Boydell, 2003) and was critically acclaimed. I have also more recently published a monograph on the Dartmoor Convict Prison riot of 1932 and interwar penal police (Interwar Penal Policy and Crime (Palgrave (2013)). I am also a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and the HEA.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of criminal history. Much of published work has explored prison history in Britain specifically., Edge Hill University

Education

  • 1998 
    University of Hull, PhD