Lecturer in Sociology and Criminology, University of Salford

Anthony Ellis is a Lecturer in Sociology and Criminology at the University of Salford, UK. He is a critical criminologist who utilises qualitative research methods to study individuals and groups involved in criminal and deviant behaviour.

Anthony's work tends to address issues of gender, social class and their relationship with crime. He is the author of Men, Masculinities and Violence: an ethnographic study (Routledge 2016) and Confronting the Roots of Violent Behaviour (Bristol Policy Press 2017), as well as several other publications addressing the links between gender, violence and crime.

He is currently working on two research/writing projects: one that addresses the issue of trauma and the other is focused on violence involving British tourists in the Mediterranean.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer in Sociology and Criminology, University of Salford

Education

  • 2014 
    University of Sheffield, Ph.D.
  • 2007 
    University of Sheffield, MA
  • 2005 
    University of Liverpool, BA (hons)