Professor Eamonn Carrabine (ISJC)

Visiting Professor of Sociology

Research Directorate

Eamonn Carrabine is a Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Essex and a Visiting Professor at the University of Suffolk in the School of Social Sciences and Humanities.

His books include Crime in Modern Britain (co-authored, 2002); Power, Discourse and Resistance: A Genealogy of the Strangeways Prison Riot (2004); Crime, Culture and the Media (2008); and Crime and Social Theory (2017). He was awarded a Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowship to research his project 'The Iconography of Punishment: From Renaissance to Modernity', which ran for three years from 2015 to 2018. He was elected a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in 2016, and was a member of the 2014 and 2021 REF Sociology sub-panel. He currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief on the British Journal of Criminology, and is on the international advisory editorial board of Theoretical Criminology. From 2015 to 2019 Michele Brown (University of Tennessee) and Eamonn co-edited Crime, Media, Culture.