Mr Stuart Lister

Mr Stuart Lister


I joined the School of Law in 2001, working on a series of linked research projects in the areas of policing and security. In 2004, I was appointed to a lectureship in the School to teach and research criminal justice, criminology and victimology.


  • Head of ESSL Graduate School
  • White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership - Institutional lead

Research interests

My research interests come together around exploring the changes and continuities in the provision, role, function and effectiveness of contemporary policing and security endeavours.In particular, I have a long-standing interest in the governance and accountability of policing and security. 

Research projects

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Current postgraduate research students

Postgraduate research opportunities

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