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Faculty research supervision areas

Name

Supervisory privileges

Research supervision areas

Accepting students (2018-2019)

Shahid Alvi, PhD

Full

  • crime and social exclusion
  • violence against women
  • youth crime
  • cyberbullying
  • theoretical criminology

Yes

Carla Cesaroni, PhD

Full

  • corrections/penology
  • youth justice

No

Kimberley Clow, PhD

Full

  • wrongful conviction
  • stereotypes and prejudice
  • perceptions of gender

 Yes

Brian Cutler, PhD

Full

  • false accusations
  • false confessions
  • mistaken eyewitness identification

Yes 

Joseph Eastwood, PhD

Full

  • improving investigative interviewing
  • generation and assessment of alibis
  • comprehension of youth waiver forms

Yes

Karla Emeno, PhD

Full

  • geographic profiling
  • crime mapping
  • police stress and recruitment

Yes

Sean Forrester, PhD

Full

  • new drug targets to eradicate tropical diseases

No

Leigh Harkins, PhD

Full

  • group aggression
  • perceptions of sexual aggression
  • sex offender treatment effectiveness
  • use of arts in criminal justice

 Yes

Ron Hinch, PhD

Full

  • criminological theory
  • food crime
  • green criminology
  • policing violent crime
  • serial murder

No

Amy-May Leach, PhD

Full

  • detecting lies in children and adults
  • false confessions
  • eyewitness identifications
  • stigma of wrongful conviction

Yes

Deborah Saucier, PhD

Full

  • sex differences in spatial ability and neurogenesis

No

Matthew Shane, PhD

Full

  • emotional/cognitive processes in antisocial personalities
  • psychopathic behaviour
  • neural systems underlying fear, guilt, shame, empathy, perspective-taking
  • error monitoring and experiential learning
  • neuromodulation

Yes

Phillip Shon, PhD

Full

  • parricide
  • intrafamily homicide
  • police-citizen encounters

No

Steven Downing, PhD

Co-supervision

  • ethnography
  • game studies
  • mixed qualitative methods
  • sociological theories of crime

Yes

Karla Dhungana Sainju, PhD

Co-supervision

  • corrections and sentencing
  • offender monitoring technologies
  • traditional and cyber bullying
  • gender and crime
  • public policy

No

Judith Grant, PhD

Co-supervision

  • addiction/recovery from controlled substances
  • community activism
  • community-academic alliances
  • drugs and gender
  • drugs in society
  • public policy
  • violence against women

No

Cecilia Hageman, PhD

Co-supervision

  • justice system participants’ use and understanding of expert scientific evidence

No

Hélène LeBlanc, PhD

Co-supervision

  • forensic entomology

No

Thomas McMorrow, PhD

Co-supervision

  • socio-legal studies
  • alternative dispute resolution
  • legal theory

Yes

Natalie Oman, PhD

Co-supervision

  • aboriginal law and politics
  • global governance
  • human rights
  • law and society
  • philosophy of law
  • political philosophy
  • public international law

Yes

Michele Peterson-Badali, PhD

Co-supervision

  • assessment
  • youth justice
  •  evaluation of programming for Indigenous youth

No

Andrea Slane, PhD

Co-supervision

  • cyberbullying
  • cybercrime
  • Internet law
  • online sexual exploitation of children and youth

No

Arshia Zaidi, PhD

Co-supervision

  • intimate partner violence in immigrant families
  • quantitative/qualitative methodologies
  • race, gender, sexuality, family and culture
  • socio-cultural issues of immigration

No

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