Mark is a Lecturer in Criminology and Course Leader for the BSc Degree in Professional Policing within the School of Social Sciences and Humanities at University of Suffolk.
His PhD thesis titled ‘Policing as a Virtue; Moral Alignment and Legitimacy’ was completed in 2019. This followed a 30-year career in the police service and completion of a BSc in Criminology (2011-2014) at University of Suffolk .
Mark also contributes to the MSc in Crime and Community Safety and has delivered a number of short courses in Evidence Based Policing to serving police officers and support staff in Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex.
Mark has research interests in policing, youth justice and the criminal justice system and has also worked with Professor Emma Bond and Associate Professor Stuart Agnew on a number of funded research projects over a range of social science issues.