School of Forensic and Applied Sciences
Maudland Building Room, MB219
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Subject Areas: Criminology and Policing
Ian lectures in Counter terrorism at both undergraduate and post graduate level within the School of Forensic and Applied Sciences. Having completed thirty Years police service, reaching the rank of Superintendent, Ian joined the lecturing team in February 2017 having been a guest lecturer since 2014. Ian’s policing focussed on divisional policing in Greater Manchester’s inner city areas and strategic leadership in the areas of Criminal Justice, Performance Management and Evidence Based Policing.
Ian completed European Baccalaureate studies in Valladolid, Spain in 1985 prior to commencing a policing career with Greater Manchester Police.
Ian was awarded a Masters in Criminology from Cambridge University in 2011 where his research area was the use of evidence based practice in policing. He was a founding member of the British Society of Evidence Based Policing and his Master’s thesis has been cited in a number of academic journal articles and books.
Ian is currently undertaking Doctoral research into the phenomena of ‘Suspect Communities’ within a counter-terrorism context.
Ian also has experience as a performance coach, holding a Postgraduate Diploma in Performance Coaching, Newcastle, 2005.
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