Dr Asher Flynn graduated in 2010. Her PhD Secret deals and bargained justice: Lifting the veil of secrecy surrounding plea bargaining in Victoria was supervised by Prof. Jude McCulloch and Dr. Dean Wilson. Asher is now a lecturer in Criminology at Monash University.
Dr Lucinda Jordan’s PhD thesis, Seeing place: Young people, homelessness and violence (supervised by Prof. Sharon Pickering and Dr Marie Segrave) was successfully passed in 2011. Lucinda is now a Research Fellow at the Centre for Regional Law and Justice.
Kimberley Shirley graduated in 2011 with a Master of Arts. Her thesis, Living with violence: Participatory approaches in transitional justice was supervised by Dr Anna Eriksson and Prof. Sharon Pickering.
Dr Sanja Milivojevic, a lecturer in Criminology at the University of New South Wales, graduated in 2008. Her thesis was entitled, Sex trafficking in Serbia and Australia (supervisors Prof. Sharon Pickering and Dr. Dean Wilson).
Dr Annie Pettitt, who has since moved into a range of advocacy positions including as Child Rights Specialist with Save the Children, completed her doctorate in 2009. Her research, Out of step or stepping out? A human rights impact assessment framework for policing, was supervised by Sharon Pickering and Prof. Jude McCulloch.
Dr Marie Segrave’s PhD, Restoring order: Statecraft, the border and sex trafficking, was supervised by Prof. Sharon Pickering and Dr. JaneMaree Maher. She graduated in 2008 and was appointed as a lecturer in Criminology at the University of Western Sydney. She is now a Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Monash University.
Dr Vicki Sentas’ thesis, Traces of terror: Counter-terrorism law and policing in Australia (supervised by Prof. Sharon Pickering and Prof. Jude McCulloch) was awarded a commendation of excellence by the Faculty of Arts. Vicki’s thesis was passed in 2008 and she was awarded a Newton Postdoctoral Fellowship at the School of Law, King’s College in 2009.
Laura Wilson graduated with a Master of Arts in 2011, Stoned, peaking and hanging out: Dependent and recreational drug users perceptions of drug driving in Melbourne. She was supervised by Prof. Jude McCulloch and Dr. Dean Wilson. Laura is now undertaking a Juris Doctor (JD) at Monash University.
Tamara Morozoff graduated in 2007 with a thesis on The politics of prostitution: An analysis of Victorian prostitution legislation (supervised by Assoc. Prof. Colleen Lewis).
Congratulations to Mary Iliadis winner of the 2013 Monash Criminology Postgraduate Award
Monash Criminology is an active supporter of the pursuit of excellence in postgraduate research. In…
The Monash University & Neighbourhood Justice Centre Criminology Research Report Award 2013
Congratulations to two of our 2013 honours cohort, Amy White and Harriette Curtis, who have…
Human Trafficking edited collection published
Marie Segrave’s edited collection, Human Trafficking (Ashgate) has just been published. It is one of…
Abolition Now! Wed 7 August 5:30pm for 6:00pm start, New Council Chambers, Trades Hall.
Monash University’s School of Political and Social Inquiry in conjunction with Flat Out and the…
Debra Parkinson and Claire Zara (Women’s Health Goulburn North East) report on the first Australian research to investigate post-disaster domestic violence.
This new research from Women’s Health Goulburn North East aims to document the experiences and…
The myth of the people smugglers’ ‘business model’
Gabriella SanchezResearch Fellow at the Border Crossing Observatory. “The people smugglers business model is phrase…
Go directly to jail: not always the best move
Asher Flynn and Bree Carlton‘s commentary piece featured in The Age newspaper on 24 June…
Peace at the Border workshop, Prato Monash Centre May 20-21
This workshop convened by Dr Leanne Weber brought together critical border control researchers from Italy,…
Applications open for July internship program at the Border Crossing Observatory
Applications are now open for Research Internships at The Border Crossing Observatory for July 2013. The…
Rethinking needed on unthinkable crime – Monash Prato Italy Conference “Addressing Filicide” 30-31 May 2013
22 May 2013 The unfathomable crime of filicide, the killing of a child by their…
Criminology hosted a Joint Seminar on Masculinities, Power and Violence on Thursday 18th April
As part of the 2013 Criminology Seminar Series, the Department of Criminology were very proud…
Launch of Racialized Correctional Governance: The Mutual Constructions of Race and Criminal Justice by Dr Claire Spivakovsky on Monday 8th April
Dr Claire Spivakovsky’s first book, Racialized Correctional Governance: The Mutual Constructions of Race and Criminal…