Professor John Scott

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Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Justice


Personal details

Positions

Head, School of Justice
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Justice
Professor
Faculty of Creative Industries, Education & Social Justice,
School of Justice

Keywords

Rural crime, Masculinity and violence, Sex work, Public health, Social control, Drug supply, QUT Centre for Justice, ACHLR

Discipline

Criminology, Sociology

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • PhD (University of Newcastle)

Professional memberships and associations


  • Australian Research Council, College of Experts Member
  • Routledge series Editor, Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South
  • Co-Editor International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy
  • Asian Criminology Society (Vice President [2018+], Life Member, Councillor)
  • International Sociological Association (2007+)
  • The Australian Sociological Association (2000+)
  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology (2009+)
  • American Society of Criminology
  • Law and Society Association
  • Advisory Board, Social Alternatives
  • Editorial Board, Rural Society (2009+)
  • Editor, International Journal of Crime and Justice (2014+)
  • Co-Editor, Journal of Sociology (2005-2009)
  • Associate Editor, Higher Education Research and Development (2007-2010)
  • Chief Examiner, Society and Culture, NSW Board of Studies (2010-2013)
  • Chief Examiner, Community and Family Studies, NSW Board of Studies (2008-2010)
  • Member, Northern Tablelands, NSW Community Relations Commission (2009-2013)

Teaching

Professor Scott has taught in a wide range of subjects, including:

  • Deviance
  • Theories of Crime
  • Social control
  • Prisons and punishment
  • Policing


He has recently taught:


Professor Scott is also engaged in professional development training. In 2017 he was leader of team of academics who engaged with extensive policy training for Ministers and Senior Government Advisors of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville (PNG) and the Attorney General's Office of the the state of Niger.

 

Experience

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Awards

Supervision

Current supervisions