Dr Laura Bedford

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Personal details


Research methods, social justice, environmental justice, crime and justice policy, social policy, project and program evaluation, experimental criminology, policing and police reform, criminal justice system reform, CJSDRC


Criminology, Law

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


  • PhD (University of Queensland)
  • MA (University of Natal)
  • B Soc Sci (Hons) Political Science (University of Natal)
  • BA(Political Science, Philosophy) (University of Alberta)

Professional memberships and associations

American Society of Criminology, Division of Experimental Criminology (Member) Australia and New Zealand Society of Criminology (Member) Australian and New Zealand Society of Evidence Based Policing (Honorary member) ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course (Fellow)


JSN167 Public Sector Skills, Methods and Ethics; JSB380 Critical Policy Analysis; JSB273 Crime Research Methods; Crim2011: Crime, Victims and Justice (University of Queensland)


Selected publications

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