Leanne Weber is an ARC Future Fellow in internal border policing and a co-director of the Border Crossing Observatory. She has studied and worked at the Institute of Criminology in Cambridge and the Human Rights Centre at Essex University; held research contracts at the Centre for Criminological Research at Oxford University; and taught criminology at the University of Western Sydney and The University of New South Wales. She was previously the holder of a Larkins Fellowship at Monash University.
Selected Op Eds and Blog Posts:
We need an overhaul of everyday policing in Victoria as well as a credible complaints system, Police Accountability Project, 15 March 2018
How to overcome the major argument behind Australia’s refugee policies,
New Matilda, 24 February 2016
Operation Fortitude: it’s not just ‘clumsy wording’ that should worry us, The Conversation, 31 August 2015
Border as Method: Tracing the internal border, Border Criminologies, 18 May 2015
Something vital is missing from the EUs 10-point plan to stop deaths at sea, The Conversation, 28 April 2015