Complete your research degree alongside our world-class experts

PhD and research candidates play an important role in the research efforts of the Griffith Criminology Institute. Projects are closely aligned with the Centre's research programs, informed by world-class research and supported by the experience of experts in multidisciplinary criminology fields. This means that as a Griffith graduate, you’ll be ideally positioned to take advantage of new and exciting opportunities.


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PhD Scholarships

Griffith Criminology Institute currently have a number of Higher Degree Research scholarship projects available

Current PhD themes include:

  • Policing
  • Terrorism
  • Cyber crime
  • Drug use and drug markets
  • Fraud
  • Crime prevention
  • Life course criminology
  • Environmental criminology
  • Corrections
  • Intimate partner violence
  • Sentencing
  • Restorative justice
  • Procedural justice
  • Youth justice

Our researchers

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Research candidates

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Research study

Find all you need to know about research study at Griffith, from degrees to scholarships and how to apply. Our Griffith Graduate Research School also offers a range of opportunities to enhance your graduate experience.

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