John Deering

  • Associate Professor
  • Faculty Of Life Sciences and Education
John Deering

About Me

I am Associate Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice and my areas of interest are the probation service and youth justice. I previously worked as a probation officer 

Skills And Qualifications

  • Empirical research using qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Interviewing
  • Interests


  • Probation theory and practice
  • Youth Justice theory and practice
  • Publications And Past Projects

  • Investigation into the values of probation practitioners
  • Conducting online research into the views of probation practitioners into Transforming Rehabilitation
  • Investigating the introduction of news ways of working within youth justice