Lennon Y.C. Chang

Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Monash University

Dr Lennon Chang is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology in the School of Social Sciences at Monash University. He is the Vice Chairman of the Asia Pacific Association of Technology and Society which he co-founded in 2012. He was an Endeavour Asia Award recipient, an Australia-China Emerging Leader, a Global Emerging Voices Fellow and an Australia-China Youth Dialogue Fellow. Dr Chang researches crime and governance of cyberspace - cybercrime, cyber terrorism and cyber warfare, particularly in the greater China region. He is currently researching internet vigilantism as well as cybercrime and cyber-deviance among juveniles in the Asia-pacific region. Dr Chang received his PhD from the Regulatory Institutions Network at the Australian National University.


  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Monash University
  • 2015–2017
    Lecturer, Monash University
  • 2011–2015
    Assistant Professor, City University of Hong Kong


  • 2010 
    Regulator Institutions Network, the Australian National University, PhD in Law (Criminology)
  • 2002 
    School of Criminology, National Taipei University, Taiwan, M.A., Criminology

Grants and Contracts

  • 2017
    Strengthening Cyber Security Capacity and Awareness in the Indo-Pacific Region: Australia- Myanmar Cooperation
    Project Director
    Funding Source:
    Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia