Julie Davies

Academic Research and Ethics 

Julie graduated from Lancaster University with a BA (Hons) degree in Critical Criminology and Women’s Studies and an MA in Criminology, Rights and Justice. During her time at Edge Hill she has worked as a researcher on the Preventing Crime and Poor Health by Early Intervention/Positive Action project with Howard Davis. Her research and teaching interests include: the criminalisation and victimisation of children and young people, specifically in relation to youth justice; prison policy and practice. Julie has undertaken research for Barnardo’s evaluating a prisoner parenting scheme and is currently undertaking research with military veterans and PTSD in order to evaluate the efficacy of a new treatment programme to help in the treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.