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Winners Announced for CJRC Postgraduate Scholarships in Southern Criminology

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. 

The four successful external postgraduate applicants include:

  • Simone Georg, Australian National University“Karribidyakamerren: everyone working together. Towards an intercultural approach to improving safety for remote Aboriginal communities in Arnhem Land”
  • E. Vinoth, Manonmanian Sundarnar University, India – “Sexting: A new era in cyber space for adolescents and its consequences in India”
  • Xiaoxiang Wang, University of Macau  “Concept of Justice, Crime, and Cultural Difference: A Test of Asian Paradigm Theory”
  • John Whitehead, Monash University, Australia – “Conflicts between Colonial and Customary Law: What Forms an Appropriate Responses to Sexual Violence in Fiji?”

The  successful QUT postgraduate applicants from Faculty of Law include:

  • Brodie Evans“Rural knowledge, discourse and power: The success of the problematisation of ‘economic insecurity’ in the live export debate”
  • Rosie Gillett“Intimate intrusions online: Safety and discomfort in dating apps”
  • Justine Hotten“Women are totally different” – Same-sex attracted women’s sexuality and sexual consent
  • Ash Larkin  –  “It’s’ just a tick in the box of the list of what you do when you hate someone”: The role of physical violence in young women’s interpersonal conflict
  • Chung Nguyen“Access to justice of Vietnamese women’s land inheritance rights through the Vietnamese court system”
  • Natasha Papazian – “Domestic Violence within the Queensland Transgender Community: Unique Experiences of Victimisation”
  • Shamreeza Riaz “Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act 2016 and its implication on fundamental human rights in Pakistan”
  • Bridget Weir – “Child Sexual Abuse and the Catholic Church: Techniques of Neutralisation in the Case of John Ellis”

Congratulations to all of the scholarship winners! We look forward to seeing you at the conference in July!

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