Criminology and Sociology Staff

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  • Iftekhar Ahmed

    Senior Lecturer in Policing

    Iftekhar has thirty years’ experience in policing, working within Bedfordshire and West Midlands as a middle manager. He performed various roles in uniform policing and criminal investigation and has extensive experience in public order policing such as protest, disorder, and football matches. Iftekhar has three years’...

  • Professor Kehinde Andrews

    Professor of Black Studies

    Professor Kehinde Andrews is an academic, activist and author whose books include  Back to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21 st  Century  (2018). His first book was  Resisting Racism: Race, Inequality and the Black Supplementary School Movement  (2013).

  • Professor Imran Awan

    Professor of Criminology

    Professor Imran Awan is one of the country’s leading criminologists and experts on Islamophobia and countering extremism.

  • Kyla Bavin

    Lecturer of Criminology

    Kyla has been a lecturer of Criminology at BCU since April 2022. She has taught on a range of undergraduate and foundation modules such as The Introduction to the Criminal Justice System and Crime and Media. She is currently in her final year of her doctoral studies at Staffordshire University.

  • Dr Damian Breen

    Associate Professor in Criminology

    Damian is  currently a Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Birmingham City University.  His  research interests are focused on exploring the public positioning of Muslim interests in British contexts. In particular,  his  research has focused on the ways that public debates around nationhood and national identity impact on...

  • Dr Liam Brolan

    Lecturer in Criminology, Course Leader - Sociology and Criminology with a Foundation Year

    Liam Brolan is Lecturer in Criminology and 1 st  Year tutor at Birmingham City University.  Having completed both a BA (Hons) and MA in Criminology at Birmingham City University, Liam joined the department as a member of staff in 2014, working as a Visiting Lecturer.

  • Dr Eveleigh Buck-Matthews

    Lecturer in Criminology

    Eveleigh joined BCU in December 2021 as a Lecturer in Criminology. They completed a PhD in International Studies and Social Sciences in 2018, having previously studied Peace Studies at Bradford University and Geography at University of Leicester. Eveleigh is passionate about delivering high quality and creative teaching to...

  • Dr Samuel Burgum

    Senior Lecturer in Sociology

    Dr Sam Burgum joined BCU in September 2020, where he leads and teaches on modules across Sociology. Drawing from critical pedagogy, he aims to foster an environment where students are active participants in learning - instead of passive consumers - and where education is a ‘practice of freedom’ (bell hooks).

  • Kusminder Chahal

    Senior Research Fellow

    Kusminder Chahal has worked as a social and community-based researcher in a variety of organisations and places locally, nationally and internationally. This has led to a passion for understanding lived experiences, how better to exchange research knowledge, inform practice and policy and work in partnership with people who...

  • Dr Ben Colliver

    Associate Professor in Criminology and Subject Lead for Criminology & Policing

    Dr Ben Colliver completed his undergraduate degree in ‘Criminal Justice and Legal Studies’ at the University of Greenwich before completing an MSc in ‘Criminology and Social Research Methods’ at London Southbank University.

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