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Lecturer in Criminology at the University of Newcastle, University of Newcastle

Dr Justin Ellis is a lecturer in Criminology at the University of Newcastle. His research examines the impact of digital technologies on trust in public institutions. His current focus is the scrutiny of public order policing through sousveillance within the LGBTIQ+ community in Sydney. His broader research focus is on the impact of digital technologies on institutional accountability and responsible government. His scholarship has been published in high-ranking internationally peer-reviewed journal Policing and Society and award-winning anthropology publication Kyoto Journal. Justin has over five years’ experience researching and lecturing in Criminology at four universities – the University of Newcastle, the University of Sydney, the University of New South Wales and University of Technology, Sydney. Justin is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology, the Sydney Institute of Criminology, the American Society of Criminology and European Society of Criminology.

Experience

  • 2014–present
    Researcher in Criminology at the Sydney Institute of Criminology, Sydney Law School, University of Sydney

Education

  • 2018 
    University of Sydney, PhD in Criminology
  • 2013 
    University of Sydney, Masters in Criminology