Dr James Morgan is a senior lecturer in Criminology at London Metropolitan University. His criminology interests include substance misuse, criminological theory, criminal careers and the relationships between crime and changing technologies.
As well as writing his doctoral thesis Long term heroin careers: Narratives of persistence, James has also been working on a research project with the City of London Police evaluating their trial of body worn video camera. He is a member of the European Society for Social Drug Research and wishes to embark on further research concerning issues of substance misuse and illicit drug trafficking in the future.
James's undergraduate degree was Psychology with Sociology BA, completed at the University of Sussex. Later on, he completed an MSc in Criminology and Criminal Psychology at Portsmouth University. Most recently he completed his doctoral studies at the University of South Wales.
James takes a keen interest in criminological theory, political and public constructions of criminality, criminal careers and the relationships between crime and changing technologies. He has also been a volunteer and then trustee at the Inroads Street Drugs Project, based in Cardiff.
Senior Lecturer in Criminology