Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Edge Hill University

Rafe McGregor is a critical theorist lecturing criminology at Edge Hill University. His research explores the impact of theories of culture on the actualisation of social justice. He works at the intersection of critical criminology, philosophical aesthetics, and literary studies, focusing on the provision of aetiological knowledge of harm by narrative representations, including short stories, novellas, novels, graphic novels, autobiographies, biographies, histories, feature films, and television series.


  • 2018–present
    Senior Lecturer, Edge Hill University
  • 2017–2018
    Lecturer, Leeds Trinity University
  • 2011–2017
    Associate Lecturer, University of York


  • 2015 
    University of York, PhD/Philosophy

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy