Adam George Thomas Lynes

Lecturer in Criminology

School of Social Sciences
Email:
Adam.lynes@bcu.ac.uk
Phone:
0121 331 5529
Biography

Adam was awarded his doctorate after four years of study into the significance of occupational choice to British serial murderers here at Birmingham City University. He has also conducted and published research focusing on a number of violent crimes - from serial murder to family annihilation, and recently was a co author on a new text book titled "Serial Killers and the Phenomenon of Serial Murder: A Student Textbook".

He has also taught at Birmingham City University since 2012, first as a visiting lecturer and later a full time lecturer, and covers topics from criminological theory to organised and violent crime.

Areas of Expertise
  • Serial murder

  • Violent crime

  • Gender inequality

  • Crime analysis

  • Criminological theory

  • Transnational organised & Corporate crime

Research
  • Occupational choice of serial murderers
  • Family annihilation
  • Domestic violence in Honduras
  • Visual representation of female offenders
Publications