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Personal profile

Personal Statement

I joined the Law School in 2014 as a Chancellor’s Fellow having worked at the University of Dundee since 2010. I hold a PhD and master’s degree in law from the University of Leeds. I have taught across a wide range of subjects, with a particular focus on the English Law of Equity and Trusts, English Criminal Law and Counter-Terrorism Law.

My research examines counter-terrorist law and policy, particularly in relation to counter-terrorist policing and protective security. I also look at policing more generally. Core themes across my research are accountability, human rights and risk, especially the impact of ‘all-risks’ policies. My work combines black letter analysis with empirical research to determine how the law actually functions. I was a contributing co-editor for The Routledge Handbook of Law and Terrorism (Routledge 2015). I am currently working on a monograph, Protective Security Against Terrorism: All-risks Policing of Political Violence, to be published by Cambridge University Press. I am a member of the Independent Advisory Group on the Use of Biometric Data in Scotland.

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Laws, University of Leeds

Master of Laws, University of Leeds

Master of Arts, University of York

Bachelor of Arts, National University of Ireland

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Research Output 2009 2018

All-risks counter-terrorist policing

Lennon, G., 1 Nov 2018, Counter-terrorism and Miscarriages of Justice: A Festschrift for Professor Clive Walker . Lennon, G., King, C. & McCartney, C. (eds.). London

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

constitutionalism
Law
criminalization
prosecution
terrorism

Counter-terrorism and Miscarriages of Justice: A Festschrift for Professor Clive Walker

Lennon, G. (ed.), King, C. (ed.) & McCartney, C. (ed.), 1 Nov 2018, London. 360 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

terrorism
university teacher
justice
legal aid
Law

Prizes

British Society of Criminology Policing Network Sole-authored Article Prize

Genevieve Lennon (Recipient), 3 Jul 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

criminology
innovation
methodology
Society

Activities 2009 2017

All-risks counter-terrorist policing

Genevieve Lennon (Speaker)
30 Nov 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Independent Advisory Group on the Use of Biometric Data (External organisation)

Genevieve Lennon (Advisor)
May 20172019

Activity: Membership typesMembership of committee