Dr Hannah Graham is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology in the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research (SCCJR) at University of Stirling.
She previously worked as an academic at the University of Tasmania, Australia. She has been a Visiting Scholar at KU Leuven (2021) in Belgium and Queensland University of Technology (QUT) (2019) in Australia, and a guest lecturer in MSt Penology at Cambridge University since 2018.
Hannah has written or edited four books, published internationally by Routledge: ‘Rehabilitation Work: Supporting Desistance and Recovery’ (Graham, 2016); ‘Innovative Justice’ (Graham and White, 2015) and ‘Working with Offenders: A Guide to Concepts and Practices’ (White and Graham, 2010). She is an editor of the ‘Routledge Companion to Rehabilitative Work in Criminal Justice’ (2019), with Pamela Ugwudike, Peter Raynor, Fergus McNeill, Faye Taxman and Chris Trotter. Hannah is an Editor of the European Journal of Probation (SAGE).
Outwith the university, Hannah holds a public appointment as a member of the Scottish Sentencing Council, an independent advisory body. As a criminologist, she has contributed expert evidence to the Scottish Parliament and Scottish Government on justice policy and law reform, including topics such as community sentences and community justice; electronic monitoring tagging; diversion and decarceration; prisons, prisoner voting and human rights. She is also a member of the National Council of the charity, Scottish Association for the Study of Offending (SASO).
Morrison, K., and Graham, H. (2022) ‘Scotland’ (Chapter 36) in Dünkel, F., Harrendorf, S., and van Zyl Smit, D. (eds.) The Impact of COVID-19 on Prison Conditions and Penal Policy, London: Routledge. https://www.routledge.com/The-Impact-of-Covid-19-on-Prison-Conditions-and-Penal-Policy/Dunkel-Harrendorf-Smit/p/book/9780367769727
Graham, H. (2020) ‘Changing Scottish Justice will take Courage and Cooperation’ (Chapter 26) in Hassan, G., and Barrow, S. (eds.) Scotland After the Virus, Edinburgh: Luath Press. https://www.luath.co.uk/product/scotland-after-the-virus
Graham, H. (2020) ‘Hysteresis and the Sociological Perspective in a Time of Crisis’ Acta Sociologica, 63(4): 450. DOI: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0001699320961814
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