Staff Profiles: Grace Boughton

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Staff Profile: Grace Boughton
Lecturer in Criminology

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Grace Boughton

Lecturer in Criminology

Social Sciences

I am a criminology lecturer, and I specialise in major crime reviews (such as Domestic Homicide Reviews). My research and teaching interests revolve around major crime investigations.


My ongoing PhD research is focused around understanding the complexities around Domestic Homicide Reviews (DHRs), and looking at whether DHRs continue to meet their original aims and objectives.


Award Title Institution Date
MSc Criminology University of Gloucestershire 2015
BSc (Hons) Criminology & Criminal Justice University of South Wales 2014

Membership of professional bodies

European Society of Criminology (ESC)

British Society of Criminology (BSC)

Welsh Centre for Crime and Social Justice (WCCSJ)

Teaching and research


I teach on a range of undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) criminology modules.


Undergraduate, Postgraduate


My ongoing doctoral research is focused on major crime reviews (specifically Domestic Homicide Reviews).