About the Conference


Following the success of its inaugural launch at the University of Melbourne in 2016, the second annual Victorian Postgraduate Criminology Conference (VPCC) will be held on the 7th of July 2017 at Deakin University's Downtown Campus in Melbourne’s CBD.

The VPCC will feature student papers, a professional development panel, and a keynote address by Professor Rosemary Barberet (John Jay College of Criminal Justice).

The conference will be opened by Mr Rob Hulls, former Attorney-General of Victoria and current Director of the Centre for Innovative Justice at RMIT.

Attendance is Free.

Call for Papers

Abstract Submissions have now Closed

We'll be hosting papers from Honours, Masters, and PhD students from all tertiary institutions in the fields of criminology, legal studies, and related disciplines. Our aim is to give students the chance to present their work, at whatever stage, and receive feedback from their peers.


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