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Dr Tim Owen

Reader in Criminology
School of Justice

Dr Tim Owen is a leading, international Criminological Theorist whose unique, 'Genetic-Social, meta-theoretical framework draws upon behavioural genetics, evolutionary psychology ,neuroscience and the philosophy of Heidegger in the task of 'building bridges' between the biological and social sciences in over 30 publications, 6 of which are books.

Dr Tim Owen is the Director of the high-profile, Uclan Cybercrime Research Unit [UCRU], Reader in Criminology and a Research Degree Tutor. He is also on the Senior Management Team in the School, the Steering Committee of Uclan Cyber Offer, and a member of the Uclan Criminal Justice Partnership.

Dr Tim Owen has taught in several Universities prior to his appointment at Uclan in 2007 including the University of Liverpool and the Open University.