Associate Professor
Kelly Richards

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


Personal details

Positions

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

Keywords

Criminology, Restorative justice, Sexual offending, Sexual offenders, Child sexual abuse, Circles of Support and Accountability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander justice-related matters, QUT Centre for Justice

Discipline

Criminology

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

Qualifications

  • PhD (University of Western Sydney)

Professional memberships and associations


  • Associate Editor - Australian Journal of Social Issues
  • Editorial Board Member, Current Issues in Criminal Justice
  • Member, Queensland Government Child Death Case Review Panel
  • Queensland Representative, After Prison Network
  • Member, Academic Advisory Committee, Circles of Support and Accountability evaluation, St Mary's University, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Member, Research Advisory Panel, Bravehearts Foundation
  • Committee Member, Restorative Practices International (Queensland)
  • Member, Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • Member, Australian and New Zealand Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • Member, Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology
  • Member, Asian Criminological Society
  • Member, Zig Zag Young Women's Resource Centre Inc
  • Member, WWILD Sexual Violence Prevention Network
  • Member, Australian Collaborative Education Network

Teaching

Kelly currently coordinates the following units:

  • JSH419 Honours Research Methods (semester 1)
  • JSB372 Youth Justice (semester 2)
  • JSB305 Professional Placement (semesters 1 and 2)
  • JSB306 (International Justice Study Tour) (semesters 1 and 2, and summer semester)

Kelly also guest lectures into a number of other units in the Bachelor of Justice, including JSB170 (Introduction to Criminology and Policing) and JSB184 (Sex and Crimes).

Experience

Selected publications

QUT ePrints

For more publications by Kelly, explore their research in QUT ePrints (our digital repository).

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Selected research projects

Projects listed above are funded by Australian Competitive Grants. Projects funded from other sources are not listed due to confidentiality agreements.

Supervision

Current supervisions