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Essential Information

The conference will be hosted by the Department of Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology, School of Law and Social Justice, The University of Liverpool

Dates of Main Conference 

8-10 July 2020

Dates of Postgraduate Event

7-8 July 2020

Conference Themes/Title

The overarching conference theme/title is Criminology in an Age of Global Injustice(s)

The core theme/s of the conference will seek to address the formidable challenges, consolidating injustices and deepening inequalities that characterise the modern world and to consider the purpose/s of criminology/ies within such contexts.

Download the BSC Conference Flyer.

Download the Draft Postgraduate Event Programme.

Download the Draft Conference Programme

Conference Venue

The conference will be held at the heart of the University of Liverpool campus. 

Conference Dinner

The conference dinner will be held on Thursday 9th July 2020 in the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral - The Crypt Hall

Contact Information

Please direct all queries to

  • BSC Conference Committee


    Committee (co-chairs)

    Committee (core members - academic)

    Committee (core members – professional services)

    Committee (co-opted members)

    • Dr Vicky Heap
    • Dr Charlotte Harris

    Contact Information 

    For any queries please contact

  • Key Dates


    Postgraduate conference: 7-8th July 2020

    Conference dates: 8-10th July 2020

    Conference dinner: 9th July 2020


    Call for papers opens: Monday 2nd December 2019

    Call for papers closes: Monday 16th March 2020

    Early Bird registration opens: Monday 2nd December 2019, 09:00GMT

    Early Bird registration closes: Tuesday 14th April 2020

    Standard conference registration opens: Wednesday 15th April 2020, 09:00GMT

    Standard registration closes: Friday 3rd July 2020, 12:30GMT


    Please note, late bookings will not be accepted.