The Border Crossing Observatory provides high quality, independent research on border crossings. It focuses on the complex process of border crossings and the implications of crime and justice.
Its aim is to enhance scholarly and public policy debates at local, regional and international levels. Based at Monash University the Observatory’s analysis comes from an international community of scholars.
Established in 2011 by a team of researchers at Monash University the Border Crossing Observatory draws together an established network of international scholars focused on borders and their significance for issues of crime and justice.
The Observatory is a site for sharing the most recent research in he field from an international network of scholars. It hosts graduate research projects and has opportunities for research interns. It hosts roundtables and seminar series aimed at promoting informed scholarly and policy debate.
For More Information:
- visit the Border Crossings Observatory website
A powerful idea, long overdue
Associate Professor Leanne Weber has just published a new collection in the Routledge Rethinking Globalizations … Continue reading A powerful idea, long overdue
Criminology welcomes new Honours cohort for 2015
Criminology is very pleased to welcome the following honours students to the Program: Danielle Anderson, … Continue reading Criminology welcomes new Honours cohort for 2015
Postgraduate Retreat 2015
Monash Criminology has welcomed back all of our current postgraduate students and welcomed some newcomers … Continue reading Postgraduate Retreat 2015
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Monash Criminology-Warwick links: Dr Flynn’s fellowship posting
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Criminology and Sociology @ the International Symposia on Migration
The School of Social Science, particularly sociology and criminology, contributed significantly to the recent International … Continue reading Criminology and Sociology @ the International Symposia on Migration
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On 12 October 2014, Monash Criminology’s, Dr Asher Flynn was an invited keynote speaker at … Continue reading Negotiated Guilty Pleas: Shifting the Discussion
International impact: Criminology data on border deaths
Leanne Weber and Sharon Pickering have contributed a chapter to a high-profile report on border-related … Continue reading International impact: Criminology data on border deaths
Spotlight on: Mental Health and Monash Criminology
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