Dr Lisa Long
About Dr Lisa Long
Dr Lisa Long is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology. She joined Leeds Beckett University in 2015 and has taught on a range of Criminology modules.
Her research interests include 'race' and racism(s), inequalities in the Criminal Justice System and Critical Race Theory/Criminology. Lisa was awarded her doctorate in 2016 by University of Leeds for her thesis entitled 'Still Policing the Crisis'? Black and mixed-race experiences of policing'.
Dr Long leads Race, Crime and Social Exclusion and co-leads Policing and Social Control. She also supervises undergraduate and postgraduate student dissertations in the areas of race, racism, policing and criminal justice.
Lisa is currently writing a monograph, Perpetual Suspects?: A Critical Race Theory of Black and Mixed-Race experiences of Policing, to be published by Palgrave-Macmillan in 2018.