Adversarial Justice and Victims’ Rights

Adversarial Justice and Victims’ Rights

Reconceptualising the Role of Sexual Assault Victims  by Mary Iliadis The rights, status and treatment of sexual assault victims has emerged as a significant 21st-century concern, occupying the forefront of legal commentary on international policy agendas. This...
Launch of the Deakin Research on Violence Against Women Hub

Launch of the Deakin Research on Violence Against Women Hub

Launched by Professor Chris McConville, the Hubs focus is to conduct collaborative gender-focused research on violence against women. To foster a rich research culture within Deakin and with external stakeholders. View the video of the Launch with Co-convenors, Dr...

Professor John Toumbourou

Deakin University Professor John W Toumbourou is the Chair in Health Psychology within the School of Psychology and a Leader in Intervention and Translation Sciences within the Centre for Social and Early Emotional Development (SEED). As part of his Deakin roles...

Professor Marilyn McMahon

Marilyn McMahon is a Professor and Deputy Dean at Deakin Law School. She is also a registered psychologist. Her scholarship and publications are primarily in the areas of criminal law and procedure. She is a co-author of a textbook in Criminal Law and co-edited a book...

Dr. Diarmaid Harkin

Dr Diarmaid Harkin is a Senior Lecturer in Criminology. He has recently published a book Private Security and Domestic Violence: The Risks and Benefits of Private Security Companies Working with Victims of Domestic Violence (Routledge). It explores the phenomenon of...