Professor Kerry Carrington is the Head of the School of Justice in the Faculty of Law at Queensland University of Technology. Kerry is a passionate advocate for the democratisation of knowledge, establishing Australia’s first open access free on-line journal in criminology - The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy. Kerry is currently editing a volume on Criminology and the Global South, including 96 authors from 14 countries. Her expertise extends across a number of fields including: southern criminology, youth justice, masculinity and violence, and gender and global justice. She was awarded the 2014 American Society of Criminology Lifetime Achievement award, from the Division of Critical Criminology and the 2013 American Society of Criminology, Distinguished Scholar Award, from the Division of Women and Crime.
Professor and Head of School of Justice, Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology
2014 Lifetime Achievement Award, American Society of Criminology, Division of Critical Criminology
2013 Distinguished Scholar Award, American Society of Criminology, Division of Women and Crime
2012 Allen Austin Bartholomew Award for the best publication in ANZJ of Criminology
Jean Martin Award 1991, best doctoral thesis in the social sciences in Australia, awarded biennially by The Australian Sociological Association.
1985-89 Commonwealth Postgraduate Research Award, Department of Sociology, Macquarie University
Member of the American Society of Criminology (former Vice President of the Division of Critical Criminology)
Member of the Asian Criminological Society
International Editorial Board of: Feminist Criminology; Criminology and Criminal Justice, International Annals of Criminology
Chief Editor International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy
Carrington,K. Hogg, R. Chalmers, G. Sozzo, M. Walters, R. (forthcoming) Southern Criminology, Routledge, London.
Carrington, K. Hogg, R. Scott, J. and Sozzo, M. (forthcoming) Palgrave Handbook on Criminology and the Global South.
Carrington, K. (2015) Feminism and Global Justice, Routledge, London.
Carrington, K. Hogg, R, and Sozzo, M. (2016) ‘Southern Criminology’, British Journal of Criminology, doi: 10.1093/bjc/azv083: 56 (1) 1-20.
Carrington, K. Hogg, R. McIntosh, A. (2011) ‘Resource Boom Underbelly: The Criminological Impact of Mining Development’, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 44(3) 335–354.