CJRC researcher and senior lecturer Dr Cassandra Cross from the School of Justice, Faculty of Law, has received a Highly Commended Paper Award in the 2017 Emerald Literati Awards of Excellence. Read more
Capstone Editing’s grants and scholarships aim to invest in the future of academia and reward academic excellence, while easing both the financial burden of study for students and the inequities experienced by academic women in the workplace. Read more
In July 2017, the Crime and Justice Research Centre will co-host its biennial Crime, Justice and Social Democracy conference with the Asian Criminological Society’s Annual Meeting. This combined conference, “Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South”, will create a globally connected space to enhance the dialogue between scholars and practitioners across the global south and with the global north. The purpose of co-hosting the two conferences is to promote a global criminology more befitting of the contemporary world in which we live. Read more
Crime and Justice Research Centre Seminar Series with speaker John Penn, Adobe’s Senior Solutions Architect for Law Enforcement Technologies Read more
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath has announced the appointment of new Magistrates across Queensland, including Faculty of Law lecturer Mr James Morton who has been appointed to the Mt Isa court. Read more
The Crime and Justice Research Centre, Faculty of Law, QUT, have announced the winners of the Postgraduate Scholarships in Southern Criminology.
This was an extremely competitive round with many high-quality applications received from Australia and around the world. In this round, separate scholarships were available for QUT and non-QUT postgraduate students. Read more
1 in every 3 women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime and two people die every week from domestic and family violence. The vast majority of workplaces in Australia have both survivors and perpetrators of violence in the workforce and have a critical role to play to enable change.