Staff Profiles: Dr. Jonathan Hobson

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Dr. Jonathan Hobson

Staff Profile: Dr. Jonathan Hobson
Academic Subject Leader, Social Sciences, Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Criminology

Dr. Jonathan Hobson

Dr. Jonathan Hobson

Academic Subject Leader, Social Sciences, Senior Lecturer in Sociology and Criminology

Sociology

Criminology and Policing

Dr Jon Hobson is Academic Subject Leader for Social Sciences at the University of Gloucestershire, teaching across courses in Criminology, Sociology, Policing, and Applied Social Sciences.

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 714691 Email: jhobson@glos.ac.uk

Biography

Dr Jon Hobson is the Academic Subject Leader for Social Sciences. A Political Sociologist, he frequently works across criminology and policing in areas include globalisation and democracy, Restorative Justice, Supported Housing, and international crimes such as Genocide. Jon works with local organisations reviewing community projects and crime reduction initiatives – many of the findings and reports from this can be found on the University's research repository.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
PhD Democratic Governance Beyond the State: An Exploration of Democracy and Governance in the European Parliament. University of Gloucestershire 2012
BA (Hons) Sociological Studies University of Gloucesteshire 2004

Awards

University Teaching Fellow (2017)

Membership of professional bodies

British Sociological Association

Teaching and research

Teaching

Undergraduate:

NS4403 Sociological issues

NS5403 Crimes against Humanity

NS6403 Politics Risk and Security in the global world

Ns6506 Restorative Justice

 

Postgraduate:

NS7516 International Security

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

Globalisation and Democracy ; Restorative Justice ; Supported Housing ; International crimes against Humanity

Publications

More publications from Dr. Jonathan Hobson can be found in the Research Repository.

External responsibilities

Subjects for media interviews

Democracy

European Union

Restorative Justice

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