Next year, the Crime and Justice Research Centre will co-host the Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South International Conference with the Asian Criminological Society. The conference will be held in Cairns from 10-13 July 2017 and will feature international speakers:
- Professor Rosemary Barberet;
- Professor Jiahong Liu;
- Professor John Braithwaite; and
- Professor Raewyn Connell.
CJRC researchers Professor Russell Hogg and Dr. David Fonseca are currently in Spain presenting at the conference Crises, Economy & Punishment: The influence of the great recession on Crime and Penality being hosted by ECRIM. Read more
At the beginning of 2016, the Crime and Justice Research Centre welcomed three new staff members to the team, Dr David Fonseca, Dr Angela Higgenson and Dr Monique Mann. Appointed through the 2016 round of QUT’s ECARD program, all three staff members have successfully secured academic positions in the School of Justice, Faculty of Law, bringing with them a diverse range of expertise and experience. See more details below.