Professor and Co-Director of the Centre for Applied Criminology
Imran's areas of expertise are based around the impact of Islamophobia and the effects of counter-terrorism. As well as being a regular face in the media, Imran is a government advisor for the Cross-Government Working Group on Anti-Muslim Hatred.
Lecturer in Criminology and Security Studies and Admissions Tutor
John Bahadur Lamb has been a member of staff at Birmingham City University since 2010, first in a part time capacity and then full time from January 2013. In 2014, he was nominated for Extra Mile awards at Birmingham City University for his teaching.
Lecturer in Criminology and First Year Tutor
Liam Brolan is Lecturer in Criminology and 1 st Year tutor at Birmingham City University. Having completed both a BA (Hons) and MA in Criminology at Birmingham City University, Liam joined the department as a member of staff in 2014, working as a Visiting Lecturer.
Lecturer in Criminology, Co-Level 4 Tutor
Melindy Brown completed her Bachelor (Honours) in Criminology degree at the University in 2015. She also took part in the annual student versus prisoner’s debate at HMP Grendon on the topic of ‘whether the prison service is in crisis or not’. Melindy was one of two who won the debate for the first time in nearly 10 years....
Head of Criminology and Sociology
Dr Steve Garner has studied and worked around the globe, in countries such as England, France, Ireland, and the USA, focusing on questions such as " What does ‘race’ mean?", "How does racism work?", and "How can racial equality be achieved?" .
Lecturer in Criminology
Dr Martin Glynn is an experienced and internationally renowned educator, theatre director, and dramatist who has written for theatre, radio, and television. He has also published many poetry books, alongside building a growing reputation as an author of children’s books.
Dr Arantza Gomez Arana joined Birmingham City University as a fulltime Lecturer in September 2014. She previously worked as a Research Associate at the University of Glasgow where she completed her PhD in 2011.
Lecturer in Criminology and Security Studies
For the last 20 years Dr Lily Hamourtziadou has been researching and teaching international politics and security in a variety of roles. This has given her the opportunity to specialise in human security, regular and irregular warfare, such as insurgency and terrorism, strategy, foreign and security policy, war crimes and...
Lecturer in Criminology and Criminology Outreach Co-ordinator, Co-Level 4 Tutor
Kevin achieved his MA in Criminology and Criminal Justice, his BA in Law w/ Criminology and his PGCE at Keele University, Staffordshire. Kevin was nominated for an Excellence in Teaching (Early Career) Award at Keele University 2016/2017.
Teaching Fellow in Criminology, Deputy Programme Director
Jonathan Jackson has been working within teaching and learning for 10 years at a number of institutions and providers. Prior to taking on a role at Birmingham City University, Jonathan's previous experience involved working in custodial environments.