Researcher

Fields of Research (FoR)

Law in context, Criminal law, Legal institutions (incl. courts and justice systems), Criminology, Law and society and socio-legal research, Legal education, Sociological studies of crime

Biography

Leah is an Education-Focused Lecturer in Criminology and Criminal Law. She teaches and convenes core criminal law courses in the Law and Criminology Programs. Leah’s research focus is media construction of criminal trials and what this reveals about power and gender dynamics and the court-media relationship. Her other interests relate to criminalisation and legal education.


My Qualifications

BA(Crim)(Hons 1)/LLB(Hons 1)...view more

Leah is an Education-Focused Lecturer in Criminology and Criminal Law. She teaches and convenes core criminal law courses in the Law and Criminology Programs. Leah’s research focus is media construction of criminal trials and what this reveals about power and gender dynamics and the court-media relationship. Her other interests relate to criminalisation and legal education.


My Qualifications

BA(Crim)(Hons 1)/LLB(Hons 1) (UNSW)


My Teaching

Crime and the Criminal Process (LAWS1021)

Criminal Law and Justice 1 (CRIM2020)

Criminal Law and Justice 2 (CRIM2021)

The Criminal Trial (CRIM3020)

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Location

Room 354, Law and Justice Building

Publications

by Mrs Leah Williams

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