15 May 2012
Venue: Old Government House Lecture Theater (Building 102)
Host: Professor Kevin Haines
Professor Haines primary research is focused on young people and crime, including: risk assessment / factors for offending, participative research with young people, how the ‘system’ works (or doesn’t), ‘Welsh’ youth justice, substance use (including a major longitudinal study), youth crime prevention and restorative approaches. Much of this work has taken place in partnership with Swansea Youth Offending Team. Kevin is also particularly interested in research methodology, including developing approaches such as Bayesian analysis and data visualisation.
Professor Kevin Haines joined Swansea University in 1993 from the Institute of Criminology, University of Cambridge.