Reshaping Finnish Criminology – new blog post

13 April 2021

New blog post  Janne Kivivuori, Professor of Criminology, University of Helsinki describes the process of reshaping Finnish criminology, and how establishing the Finnish Society of Criminology has energized the field. Janne Kivivuori is the current Chair of the Finnish Society of Criminology.

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Key note May-Len Skilbrei on sexual violence as a gender equality paradox

12 April 2021

May-Len Skilbrei, professor, Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, Oslo University key note on The continued existence of sexual violence as a gender equality paradox for the NSfK research seminar 2021 is published on YouTube.   During week 15, key note by Stina Holmberg, researcher at the National Council for Crime Prevention (Brå) in Stockholm and associate…

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NSfK Seminar on Media and Crime Prevention

08 April 2021

Media and Crime Prevention was the theme for the contact seminar arranged by Finnish NSfK Council member Minna Piispa in December 2020. Some 40 Nordic researchers, policy makers and representatives from press and crime prevention councils and organizations attended the digital seminar. Summaries of the key notes´ presentations  Ester Pollack, Professor, Stockholm University: Crime Journalism and Crime…

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NTfK is online!

30 March 2021

From 2021 the journal Nordisk Tidsskrift for Kriminalvidenskab (NTfK) is published online only and is immediate Open Access. This first online issue is a Special Issue on Frihedsberøvelse og frihedsberøvede with 14 articles and 3 essays – all contributions by Nordic researchers. Click here to read the issue at the platform  This platform is…

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Vacancies in the Nordics _ March and April

24 March 2021

The NSfK compilation of vacancies in the Nordics _ criminology and related sciences is ongoing up-dated. Malmö University, Policeprogramme: University Lecturer in Criminology Application DL: April 30th 2021.   Politihøgskolen: Various positions for researchers on project on intimate partner relationships. For information on DLs and locations for position, please click on link above.  ************************* Previously published…

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23 mars – Nordens Dag

23 March 2021

23 March is Nordens Dag Interesting webinars and digital discussions to follow today arranged by ia Nordisk Ministerråd og Nordisk Råd Five webinars to follow online via the organization´s Facebook: 12:00 CET Hur kan de nordiska länderna skapa trygghet på nätet? 13:00 CET Covid19 sætter tilliden og mobiliteten under pres 14:00 CET Hur ska vi…

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New post at the Nordic Criminology Blog

18 March 2021

A call for a Global Nordic Criminology!   Nordic Criminologists must face the challenge of creating a more global Nordic criminology, writes Sveinung Sandberg, professor of Criminology at the University of Oslo.  

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NSfK Newsletter February 2021

16 March 2021

  Välkommen till Nordisk Kriminologi 113 (2) 2021 (februari) Innehåll i detta nyhetsbrev 1. Nyheter från NSfKs sekretariat & nordiska nyheter i urval 2. Artiklar och publikationer, nordiska forskare 3. Nordiska regeringar, ministerier och Landsstyret (Färöarna) 4. Nordiska myndigheter och /eller statliga forsknings- och utredningsinstitutioner 5. Universitet och högskolor i Norden 6. Övriga nyheter 7. Möten De nationella bidragen till nyhetsbrevet…

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New NSfK Contact Secretary for Iceland

11 March 2021

NSfK welcomes new Icelandic Contact Secretary, Jónas Orri Jónasson! Jónas Orri graduated with a master’s degree in sociology from the University of Iceland in 2013. He has been working as a crime analyst at the Reykjavik Metropolitan police since. His research focus has been on trust and legitimacy in the police, crime statistics and homicide…

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