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Jacky Burrows BSc (Hons), BA (Hons), DipPS, PgCLTHE, MSc, MRes (Crim), FHEA, MBPsS

Senior Lecturer In Criminology


I joined Sheffield Hallam University in 2014 as a lecturer in criminology and teach on the undergraduate criminology programme and the probation officer training course. I am currently researching 'revenge porn' (non-consensiual pornography).

  • About

    Before joining Sheffield Hallam, I spent more than a decade working in criminal justice-related posts including roles in probation approved premises (hostels) and offender management teams, and various prison psychology posts.

    I am trained in a variety of risk assessment tools and intervention approaches and have substantial experience of working with prisoners at risk of suicide and self-harm and the staff supporting them. I am a graduate member of the British Psychological Society, a qualified probation officer, and a fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

    My teaching and research interests include justice, psychological perspectives, sex and gender, and ‘revenge porn’ (non-consensual pornography).

    My interests include criminal justice cultures, risk management of suicide and self-harm, probation practice issues, sex and gender, and ‘revenge porn’ (non-consensual pornography).

  • Teaching

    Department Of Law and Criminology

    Social Sciences and Humanities

    Department Of Law and Criminology

    Social Sciences and Humanities

  • Research

    I am currently undertaking a programme of research around 'revenge porn', gender, and victim blaming.

  • Publications

    A list of publications is available from the institutional repository, SHURA

    BURROWS, J. (2013). Victim Awareness: Re-examining a probation fundamental. Probation Journal, 60 (4), 383-399. Won paper of the year for the journal.

    BURROWS, J. and FEASEY, S. (2014). Developing and Delivering an Accredited Training Programme for COSA Volunteers. [online]. Slides from a presentation at the 1stInternational Conference on Circles of Support and Accountability (COSA), 20-21 November 2014. http://www.circles4.eu/default.asp?page_id=193

    BURROWS, J., SLOAN, J., and BANKS, J. (2015). The 'Revenge Porn' Project. Presentation at the Revenge Conference, university of Leicester, 4 September 2015

    WATSON, A., FOWLER, A., and BURROWS, J. (2015). Engaging Practice-based Learners: Yorkshire and Humberside Circles of Support and Accountability Volunteers. [online]. Slides from a presentation at the Sheffield Hallam UniversityLearning and Teaching Conference, June 2015. https://blogs.shu.ac.uk/ltconference/2015/04/20/engaging-practice-based-learners/?doing_wp_cron=1442932409.3884611129760742187500

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