Research Fellow in the Institute for Global City Policing, UCL

Dr Julia Yesberg is a Research Fellow in the Institute for Global City Policing in the Jill Dando Institute of Security and Crime Science, University College London. She is currently completing an ESRC-funded post-doctoral fellowship exploring relationships between neighbourhood policing, collective efficacy, and violent crime.

She completed her PhD in Forensic Psychology at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand in 2015 and has previously worked for the London Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime. Her research interests include policing and public opinion, police use of force, serious violent crime, community social processes, offender rehabilitation and reintegration, and risk assessment.

Experience

  • –present
    Research Fellow, UCL

Education

  • 2015 
    Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, PhD in Forensic Psychology