Director of the Centre for Criminology, University of Oxford

Professor Carolyn Hoyle is Director of the Centre for Criminology. She has been at the University of Oxford Centre for Criminology since 1991 and has published empirical and theoretical research on a number of criminological topics including domestic violence, policing, restorative justice, the death penalty, and, latterly wrongful convictions. She is currently conducting research into applications to the Criminal Cases Review Commission concerning alleged miscarriages of justice, as well as continuing her ongoing research on the death penalty. The fifth edition of The Death Penalty (with Roger Hood) (OUP) was published in January 2015.

Experience

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    Director of the Centre for Criminology, University of Oxford