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Professor of Criminal Law and Criminology, University of Birmingham

Professor Andrew Sanders has specialised in teaching, and researching on, criminal justice from a socio-legal perspective. His publications include a textbook (with Richard Young) Criminal Justice (now in its 4th edition) and numerous journal articles and contributions to edited collections. He has used his knowledge to develop and implement policy by advising on several governmental and 3rd sector bodies, and serving on Parole Boards/Commissions. He also has Board-level experience of higher education by being a Trustee of a university-sector college, and is active in UK legal education policy through his leadership role in CHULS (Committee of Heads of University Law Schools)


  • 2010–present
    Professor of Criminal Law and Criminology, head of Law School, University of Birmingham