About our members
Membership of the BSC Historical Criminology Network is free and open to all. It is not restricted by discipline, to academics, or to members of the BSC itself. Network members will be invited to our annual meeting and receive regular updates via email regarding events and activities organised by the Network.
Please contact Alexa Neale or David Churchill via the links below to join the Network or submit a short blog post.
The day-to-day running of the Network is led by a Steering Group, members of which are listed below. Please click on the links to members' websites and/or institutional profiles for more about their research interests, publications and activities, including their contact details.
Zoe Alker Profile.
Victorian; nineteenth century; digital methods; violent crime; young offenders.
Iain Channing Profile; Twitter.
Political extremism, public protest, public order policing, police history.
David Churchill (Network Chair) Profile; Twitter.
Nineteenth century; crime control; policing; security; cities.
Barry Godfrey Profile; Website.
Longitudinal data; crime history; convicts; prisons; biographical research.
Louise Jackson Profile.
Crime and policing; children and young people; women and gender.
Helen Johnston Profile; Twitter.
Prisons (local and convict), prison licensing, crime heritage.
Alexa Neale (Network Communications Admin) Profile; Website; Twitter
Twentieth century; crime scene photography; evidence; murder; microhistories.
Lizzie Seal (Network Secretary) Profile; Twitter.
Capital punishment; murder; gender; race; cultural history/criminology.
Heather Shore Profile.
Criminal justice history; juvenile justice; victims of crime; Borstal.
Henry Yeomans Profile; Twitter.
Alcohol; drugs; abstinence; taxation; regulation.