Domestic abuse and sexual offending
Our research is dedicated to improving knowledge about domestic abuse and sexual offending, and professional and societal responses to it. Impact is at the core of our research and our researchers have strong connections with policy and practice.
Our academics are made up of leading experts in the field, who regularly offer expert consultation to practitioners, policy makers and journalists. We have methodological strengths in both qualitative and quantitative research methods.
Connect Centre for International Research on Interpersonal Violence and Harm
We do research to influence change and to prevent and reduce all forms of sexual, gender based and interpersonal violence against adults, children and young people.
School of Justice
We are a sector leader in law, justice and policing education, and our graduates are highly sought-after, and we have an outstanding record in graduate employability.
Citizenship, Society and Justice
We carry out research into the causes of social polarisation, inequality, disadvantage and exclusion, and are developing solutions that positively contribute to our community, our country and our world.