Dr Kristian Lasslett

Lecturer in Criminology, University of Ulster, and Executive Board, International State Crime Initiative

Kristian Lasslett is currently Lecturer in Criminology at the University of Ulster and a member of the International State Crime Initiative’s Executive Board. He is editor of the State Crime Testimony Project and joint editor-in-chief of State Crime. Kristian has conducted extensive fieldwork in Australia, Papua New Guinea, and the United States, and has published papers on state crime and criminological theory in leading international journals. His first book State Crime on the Margins of Empire (Pluto Press) is forthcoming. Presently Kristian is carrying out research on land grabbing, corruption and civil society in Papua New Guinea.