Lecturer in Criminology, Leeds Trinity University

Lecturer in Criminology at Leeds Trinity University and Associate Lecturer at the Centre for Lifelong Learning at the University of York. Author of nine books, including The Value of Literature, and two hundred articles, essays, and reviews.


  • 2011–present
    Associate Lecturer, University of York
  • 2017–present
    Lecturer, Leeds Trinity University


  • 2016 
    University of Huddersfield, PGCE/Lifelong Learning
  • 2015 
    University of York, PhD/Philosophy
  • 2011 
    University of York, MA/Philosophy of Art & Literature
  • 2009 
    University of York, Graduate Diploma/Philosophy
  • 1998 
    University of South Africa (UNISA), BA/Politics & Psychology


  • 2017
    The Adventures of Roderick Langham, Theaker's Paperback Library
  • 2016
    The Value of Literature, Rowman & Littlefield International
  • 2011
    Six Strange Cases, Ulverscroft
  • 2010
    Eight Weird Tales, Ulverscroft
  • 2009
    The Architect of Murder, Robert Hale
  • 2008
    The Secret Agent, Ulverscroft
  • 2008
    The Secret Policeman, Ulverscroft
  • 2008
    The Secret Service, Ulverscroft

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy