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Centre for Justice

QUT Centre for Justice

Creating a just world

Our aim is to understand crime. We're finding ways to address challenges that confront citizens, governments and criminal justice systems around the world.

We lead interdisciplinary research in applied criminology, and are home to distinguished international researchers.

Our key areas of research are shown below.

Research blog

Get the latest research, news, events and opinions from our research centre.

International journal

The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is one of Australia's top-ranking law journals.


Our biennial criminology conference bridges global divides and attracts wide international participation.

Our researchers

We are internationally renowned for our studies in cybercrime, gendered violence, queer criminology, death investigation and eco-crime.

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