Associate Professor Leanne Weber

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

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