We’re hiring! University of Stirling seeks Lecturer in Criminology
The University of Stirling is seeking to appoint a a full-time Lecturer in Criminology to work in collaboration with the Salvation Army Centre for Addiction Services and Research.
Research shows growing support for changes to the use of electronic monitoring tagging in Scotland
A new report by SCCJR criminologists Prof Gill McIvor and Dr Hannah Graham of the University of Stirling indicates support among criminal justice practitioners to make key changes to the use of electronic monitoring tagging in Scotland.
Dr Kath Murray wins major award for her hugely influential research into stop-and-search
The SCCJR’s Dr Kath Murray has been honoured by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) for her agenda-setting work on police stop and search.
Rehabilitation Work by Hannah Graham: ‘A truly remarkable achievement’
A new book by Dr Hannah Graham looking behind the closed doors of prisons, probation and parole offices, drug rehabs, and recovery support services has been hailed as an “important contribution to the recovery and desistance literature”.
Call for articles for Scottish Journal of Criminal Justice Studies
The official journal of the Scottish Association for the Study of Offending (SASO) is keen to publish original articles on matters of interest to the Scottish criminal justice community.
Trafficking Culture researchers join landmark UNESCO round table in Paris
Researchers from the Trafficking Culture team have participated in a UNESCO round table event in Paris on the illicit trafficking of cultural property.
Podcasts and more from Offender Supervision in Europe
The COST Action chaired by the SCCJR’s Professor Fergus McNeill has concluded, but is continuing to disseminate finding in the form of reports, presentations and podcasts.
Offender supervision is not experienced as a “soft option”, Europe-wide research project finds
Offender Supervision in Europe, the COST Action chaired by the SCCJR’s Professor Fergus McNeill, has produced its final report following a major conference in Brussels.
Donna Yates talks to BBC Radio 4 about major museum thefts
Dr Donna Yates was interviewed for Radio 4’s Today programme after 14 members of organised crime gangs were convicted of stealing artefacts from museums worth nearly £60m.