Professor Janet Bick Lai Chan

BSc MSc MA Toronto, PhD Sydney, MFA UNSW, FASSA

JANET is a multidisciplinary scholar with research interests in criminal justice policy and practice, sociology of organisation and occupation, and the social organisation of creativity. She is internationally recognised for her contributions to policing research, especially her work on police culture and socialisation, police reform, and the use of information technology in policing. Her major publications in this field include Changing Police Culture (Cambridge University Press 1997) and Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing (University of Toronto Press 2003).

Janet has been awarded a number of major grants for criminological and sociolegal research, ranging from policing, juvenile justice, restorative justice, work stress and wellbeing of lawyers, to forthcoming projects on Big Data analytics for national security and law enforcement. 

She is currently Professor at UNSW Law, Key Researcher at the Data to Decisions Cooperative Research Centre (D2D CRC) and leader of the Data Justice stream of the Allens Hub for Technology, Law and Innovation.

Since 2004 she has established a major research program on creativity and innovation, studying the creative practices of visual artists, research scientists and art-technology collaborations. She is co-editor of Creativity and Innovation in Business and Beyond (Routledge 2011) and Handbook of Research on Creativity (Edward Elgar 2013). 

Formerly a Research Associate at the Centre of Criminology, University of Toronto, Janet has held various positions in Australia, including Research Director of the NSW Judicial Commission, Director of the Sydney Institute of Criminology, Head of the School of School of Social Science and Policy, Professor and Associate Dean (Research) of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at UNSW. She was President of the UNSW Academic Board from 2008 to 2011 and Associate Dean (Research) of the Law School from 2011 to 2014, and Distinguished Professor of iCinema Research Centre from 2014 to 2016.

She has been research consultant to various organisations including: NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research, National Crime Authority, Australian Institute of Judicial Administration, and the Royal Commission into the NSW Police Service. She was part-time Commissioner of the NSW Law Reform Commission (2001-2005). She was an Associate Editor of the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, a reviewer for the Australian Research Council (ARC), and an expert member of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) Research Evaluation Committee in 2010 and 2012. 

Janet was elected Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia in 2002 for distinction in research achievements. In 2015 she was the joint recipient of the ANZ Society of Criminology Distinguished Criminologist Award.

Areas of expertise
  • Big data for policing, national security and social policy
  • Impact of technology on policing and security
  • Legal culture and work stress
  • Organisational culture and socialisation
  • Law, justice and technology
  • Restorative justice for serious offenders
  • Individual and collective creativity in art, science and art-science collaborations
  • Policing
  • Reform and innovation in criminal justice
Research Supervision

CURRENT POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH STUDENTS

2019 – Danielle Hynes (full-time PhD – jointly supervised with Tanya Dreher) Topic: Data Justice and Community.

2018 - Tamar Hopkins (full/part-time PhD - jointly supervised with Vicki Sentas and David Dixon). Topic: Understanding and preventing racial profiling by police in Australia.

2017 - Milda Istiqomah (full-time PhD - jointly supervised with Justine Nolan and Melissa Crouch) Topic: Factors contributing to terrorism sentencing outcomes in Indonesia.

2016 - Andrew Kelly (full-time PhD - jointly supervised with Alyce McGovern) Topic: Police use of Facebook.

2014 - Holly Blackmore (part-time PhD - jointly supervised with Jane Bolitho) Topic: Post-trauma outcomes and victims' wellbeing.

2012 - Jackie Bailey (full-time PhD - jointly supervised with Anne Brewster) Topic: Writing as an act of giving. [Under examination]

PHD COMPLETIONS

Explaining the transition from victim to offender among men who experienced child sexual assault./Malory Plummer, 2019.

Policing in a Changing Vietnam./Melissa Jardine, 2019.

Police corruption and accountability in Palestine./Fadi Rabia, 2018.

Up Sky Down Sky Middle Water (A collection of short fiction) and dissertation: Writers vs. Money: Negotiating the field of Indian literature in English/Roanna Gonsalves, 2016.

The impact of human resource strategies on the retention of engineers in Malaysian firms. /R. Husna Abdull Rahman, 2013.

Plural Policing in Action: Exploring the nature of security networks in English and Australian stadiums/Ana Rodas, 2011.

Contested Domains: Regulating Responses to Volatile Substance Misuse in the Alice Springs Town Camps/ Christina Marel, 2011.

The role of DNA profiling in shaping criminal justice/ Jenny Wise, 2008.

Facilitating restorative justice: A study of conference convenors/ Jasmine Bruce, 2008.

Deterrence, punishment severity and drink-driving / Suzanne Briscoe, 2005.

Creating space for young people, dialogue and decision making : youth justice conferencing in New South Wales Australia / Jane Bolitho, 2005.

Constitution and maintenance of feminist practice : a comparative case study of sexual assault centres in Australia and Korea / Kyungja Jung, 2002.

Pathways to privatisation : case studies of three Australian methadone programs / Morag McArthur, 1995.

MASTER BY RESEARCH COMPLETION

NSW Drug Court: A Socio-Legal Case Study / Glenn Took, 2011.

HONOURS STUDENTS

2012 - H. Blackmore, BA in Criminology. Topic: Public Attitudes towards Restorative Justice (jointly supervised with Jane Bolitho)

2012 - R. Polosak, BCriminology & Criminal Justice. Topic: Public Attitudes to Parking Fines (jointly supervised with Mike Grewcock)

2010 - R. Gonsalves, Grad Dip in Arts by Research (1st Class). Topic: Authorship in New Media Art

2009 - L. Dewberry, BSocSc in Criminology. Topic: Intelligence Led Policing (Honours 1st Class)

2007 - S. D'Apice, BSocSc in Criminology. Topic: Sentencing of Drink-Driving Offenders (Honours 1st Class)

2006 - C. Marel, BSocSc in Criminology. Topic: Peer Influence in Male Anti-social Behaviour (Honours 1st Class)

2006 - N. Metcalf, BSocSc in Criminology. Topic: Fear of Terrorism (Honours 1st Class)

2004 - E. Maloney, BSocSc in Criminology. Topic: Fear of Crime in Two Suburbs (Honours 1st Class)

2004 - D. Bennett, BSocSc in Criminology. Topic: Music Piracy (Honours 1st Class)

2004 - M. Torok, BSocSc in Criminology. Topic: Women's Experience of Apprehended Violence Orders

2003 - J. Rosenberg, BSocSc. Topic: Medically Supervised Injecting Centre (Honours 1st Class)

1999 - C. Morris, BSocSc. Topic: History of Public Order Legislation in New South Wales

1999 - K. Yeates, BSocSc. Topic: Gender and Culture in the Australian Army

1995 - P. Stanley, BSocSc. Topic: Compliance of Occupational and Health Regulation in Small Businesses.

1995 - M. Moses, BSocSc. Topic: Political Participation among Australians of Non-English Speaking Background.

1993 - V. Roby, BSocSc. Topic: Public Attitudes to Sentencing.

Book Chapters

Chan J; Bennett Moses L, 2019, 'Can "Big Data" Analytics Predict Policing Practice?', in Security and Risk Technologies in Criminal Justice: Critical Perspectives, Canadian Scholars’ Press

Chan JB, 2018, 'Politics of the anthropocene: lessons for criminology', in Holley C; Shearing C (ed.), Criminology and the Anthropocene, edn. Criminology at the Edge, Routledge, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315541938-8

Chan J; Johns F; Bennett Moses L, 2018, 'Academic Metrics and Positioning Strategies', in Ajana B (ed.), Metric Culture Ontologies of Self-Tracking Practices, Emerald Group Publishing, Bingley UK, pp. 177 - 195, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/978-1-78743-289-520181010

Bennett Moses LK; Chan J, 2018, 'Doing Criminological Research on Big Data, Analytics and Predictive Policing', in Davies P; Francis P (ed.), Doing Criminological Research, edn. 3, Sage, https://au.sagepub.com/en-gb/oce/doing-criminological-research/book243822#contents

Chan J, 2017, 'Big Data and Visuality', in Pontell H (ed.), Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Oxford University Press, Oxford, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acrefore/9780190264079.013.128

Chan J; Bolitho JJ; Bargen J, 2016, 'Restorative justice as an innovative response to violence', in Stubbs J; Tomsen S (ed.), Australian Violence Crime, Criminal Justice and Beyond, Federation Press, Sydney, http://www.federationpress.com.au/bookstore/book.asp?isbn=9781862879805

Chan J, 2016, 'Creativity and Culture: A Sociological Perspective', in The Palgrave Handbook of Creativity and Culture Research, Springer, pp. 639 - 660, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-46344-9

Gollan PJ; Lewin D, 2015, 'Introduction', in Advances in Industrial and Labor Relations, pp. ix - xii, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/s0742-618620140000021011

Chan J; Thomas K, 2013, 'Introduction to the chapters', in Handbook of Research on Creativity, pp. 1 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9780857939814.00009

Chan J, 2013, 'Leading science: The role of research leaders in scientific creativity', in Handbook of Research on Creativity, pp. 522 - 536, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9780857939814.00050

Gonsalves R; Chan J, 2013, 'Authorship and collaborative creativity in new media art', in Handbook of Research on Creativity, pp. 393 - 407, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9780857939814.00039

Chan J, 2013, 'Researching creativity and creativity research', in Handbook of Research on Creativity, pp. 21 - 32, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9780857939814.00011

Chan J, 2012, 'Globalisation, reflexivity and the practice of criminology', in Transnational and Comparative Criminology, pp. 337 - 355, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781843146049

Chan JB L, 2012, 'Researching Police Culture: A Longitudinal Mixed Method Approach', in Gadd D; Karstedt S; Messner SF (ed.), The Sage Handbook of Criminological Research Methods, edn. Original, SAGE Publications Ltd, United Kingdom, pp. 301 - 311, http://www.uk.sagepub.com/books/Book234136

Chan J; Mann L, 2011, 'Introduction: Creativity and innovation', in Creativity and Innovation in Business and Beyond: Social Science Perspectives and Policy Implications, pp. 1 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203833063

Lewin D; Kaufman BE; Gollan PJ, 2011, 'Introduction', in Advances in Industrial and Labor Relations, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/S0742-6186(2011)0000018003

Doyle A; Chan J; Haggerty KD, 2011, 'Transcending the Boundaries of Criminology: The Example of Richard Ericson', in What is Criminology?, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199571826.003.0020

Chan J, 2011, 'Towards a Sociology of Creativity', in Mann L; Chan J (ed.), CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION IN BUSINESS AND BEYOND: SOCIAL SCIENCE PERSPECTIVES AND POLICY IMPLICATIONS, edn. Routledge Studies in Innovation Organization and Technology, ROUTLEDGE, pp. 135 - 153, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000289676200010&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Chan J; Gonsalves R; Metcalfe N, 2011, 'Bridging the Two Cultures: The Fragility of Interdisciplinary Creative Collaboration', in Fischer G; Vassen F (ed.), COLLECTIVE CREATIVITY: COLLABORATIVE WORK IN THE SCIENCES, LITERATURE AND THE ARTS, edn. Internationale Forschungen zur Allgemeinen und Vergleichende, EDITIONS RODOPI B V, Goethe Inst Sydney, Sydney, AUSTRALIA, pp. 159 - 176, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000293600000013&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Chan JB L; Goggin GM; Bruce J, 2010, 'Internet Technologies and Criminal Justice', in Jewkes Y; Yar M (ed.), Handbook of Internet Crime, edn. first, Willan Publishing, Cullompton, Devon, UK, pp. 582 - 602, http://www.booktopia.com.au/handbook-of-internet-crime/prod9781843925248.html

Chan JB, 2009, 'Culture', in Wakefield A; Fleming J (ed.), Sage Dictionary of Policing, edn. 1, Sage, London, pp. 72 - 74

Chan J, 2008, 'The new lateral surveillance and a culture of suspicion', in Sociology of Crime Law and Deviance, pp. 223 - 239, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1521-6136(07)00210-2

Chan JB, 2008, 'Police Culture: A Brief History of a Concept', in Anthony T; Cunneen C (ed.), The Critical Criminology Companion, edn. 1, Federation Press, Sydney, pp. 218 - 227

Chan JB, 2007, 'Police Stress and Occupational Culture', in O'Neill M; Marks M; Singh A-M (ed.), Police Occupational Culture: New Debates and Directions, edn. First, JAI Press Inc, Oxford, UK, pp. 129 - 152

Chan JB, 2005, 'Conclusion: Reshaping Juvenile Justice', in Chan J (ed.), Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offenders Act 1997, edn. Original, Sydney Institute of Criminology, Sydney, pp. 187 - 197

Chan JB; Luke G, 2005, 'Impact of the Young Offenders Act', in Chan J (ed.), Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offenders Act 1997, edn. Original, Sydney Institute of Criminology, Sydney, pp. 171 - 186

Chan JB, 2005, 'Implementation of the Young Offenders Act', in Chan J (ed.), Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offenders Act 1997, edn. Original, Sydney Institute of Criminology, Sydney, pp. 25 - 46

Chan JB; Bargen J; Clancey G, 2005, 'Development of the Young Offenders Act', in Chan J (ed.), Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offenders Act 1997, edn. Original, Sydney Institute of Criminology, Sydney, pp. 17 - 24

Chan JB, 2003, 'Police and new technologies', in Newburn T (ed.), Handbook of Policing, edn. 1, Willan Publishing, Cullompton, Devon, UK, pp. 655 - 679

Chan JB, 2003, 'Conclusion: Learning the Art of Policing', in Chan J (ed.), Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, edn. Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, pp. 301 - 330

Chan JB, 2003, 'Organizational Socialization and Professionalism', in Chan J (ed.), Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, edn. Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, pp. 3 - 40

Chan JB; Doran SM, 2003, 'Research Organization and Methods', in Chan J (ed.), Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, edn. Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, pp. 41 - 61

Chan JB, 2003, 'Joning the Organization', in Chan J (ed.), Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, edn. Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, pp. 62 - 79

Chan JB, 2003, 'Learning in the Field', in Chan J (ed.), Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, edn. Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, pp. 145 - 200

Chan JB, 2003, 'Taking on the Culture', in Chan J (ed.), Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, edn. Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, pp. 201 - 247

Chan JB, 2003, 'Negotiating the Field', in Chan J (ed.), Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, edn. Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, pp. 248 - 275

Doran SM; Chan JB, 2003, 'Doing Gender', in Chan J (ed.), Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, edn. Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada, pp. 276 - 300

Chan JB, 2000, '¿Backstage Punishment: Police Violence, Occupational Culture and Criminal Justice¿', in Violence and Police Culture, edn. Original, Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Vic, pp. 85 - 108

Chan JB, 1999, 'Police Culture', in A Culture of Corruption: Changing an Australian Police Service, edn. Original, Hawkins Press, Sydney, NSW, pp. 98 - 137

Chan JB, 1997, 'Understanding Juvenile Crime: A REview of Traditional and Contemporary Theories', in Juvenile Crime, Justice and Corrections, edn. Original, Longman Cheshire, Melbourne, pp. 25 - 42

Chan JB L, 1996, 'Police racism: Experiences and reforms', in The teeth are smiling: the persistence of racism in multicultural Australia, edn. Original, Allen and Unwin, St Leonards, NSW

Chan JB L, 1994, 'Policing Youth in Ethnic Communities: Is Community Policing the Answer?', in White R; Alder C (ed.), The Police and Young People in Australia, edn. Original, Cambridge University Press, Melbourne

Chan J, 1987, 'The limits of sentencing reform', in Zdenkowski G (ed.), The Criminal Injustice System, Pluto Press, Sydney

Books

Thomas K; Chan J, 2013, Handbook of research on creativity, http://dx.doi.org/10.4337/9780857939814

Chan J, 2011, Towards a sociology of creativity, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203833063

Haggerty K; Doyle A; Chan JB L, (eds.), 2011, Crime, Institutional Knowledge and Power: The Rich Criminological Legacy of Richard Ericson. Pioneers in Contemporary Criminology Series, Original, Ashgate, Surrey, http://www.ashgate.com/isbn/9780754629832

Mann L; Chan J, 2011, Preface, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203833063

Mann L; Chan J, 2011, Creativity and innovation in business and beyond: Social science perspectives and policy implications, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203833063

Chan JB, (ed.), 2005, Reshaping Juvenile Justice: The NSW Young Offenders Act 1997, Original, Sydney Institute of Criminology, Sydney

Chan JB L, 2003, Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing, Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada

Chan JB; Doran SM; Brereton D; Legosz M, 2001, E-policing: The Impact of Information Technology on Police Practices, Original, Queensland Criminal Justice Commission, Brisbane, Australia

Chesterman MR; Chan JB; Hampton S, 2001, Managing Prejudicial Publicity: an empirical study of criminal jury trials in New South Wales, Original, Law and Justice Foundation of New South Wales, NSW

Chan JB, 1997, Changing Police Culture: Policing in a Multicultural Society, Original, Cambridge University Press, Melbourne

Chan JB L; Barnes L, 1995, The price of justice? Lengthy criminal trials in Australia, Original, Hawkins Press, Sydney

Chan JB L, 1992, Doing Less Time Penal Reform in Crisis, Gaunt

Ericson R; Baranek P; Chan JB L, 1991, Representing Order: Crime, Law and Justice in the News Media, Original, University of Toronto Press, Toronto

Ericson R; Baranek P; Chan JB L, 1989, Negotiating Control: A Study of News Sources, Original, University of Toronto Press & Open University Press, Toronto

Ericson R; Baranek P; Chan JB L, 1987, Visualizing Deviance: A Study of News Organization, Original, University of Toronto Press and Open University Press, Toronto

Creative Works (non-textual)

Chan JB, 2016, My Data, My Self, The Cloud in Rapids: Transformation from Knowledge to Bits, SEA Foundation, Tilburg, The Netherlands, 19 May - 16 June 2017, medium: Digital video

Chan JB L, 2010, Mounting Evidence series, Triplicated, Chalkhorse; Surry Hills, 09 - 17 July 2010

Chan JB, 2004, Imaging the Object, Society of the Arts, 01 January 2004

Creative Written Works

Chan JB, 2002, Borders of the Risk Society, Citystate, Boon-Kuo L; Sullivan G; Sentas V, (eds.), UTS Community Law and Legal Research Centre

Journal articles

Bennett Moses L; Chan J, 2018, 'Algorithmic prediction in policing: assumptions, evaluation, and accountability', Policing and Society, vol. 28, pp. 806 - 822, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10439463.2016.1253695

Poynton S; Chan J; Vogt M; Grunseit A; Bruce J, 2018, 'Assessing the effectiveness of wellbeing initiatives for lawyers and support staff', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 41, pp. 584 - 619

Chan J; Moses LB, 2017, 'Making sense of big data for security', British Journal of Criminology, vol. 57, pp. 299 - 319, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bjc/azw059

Smith GJ D; Moses LB; Chan J, 2017, 'The challenges of doing criminology in the big data era: Towards a digital and data-driven approach', British Journal of Criminology, vol. 57, pp. 259 - 274, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/bjc/azw096

Chan J; Bennett Moses L, 2016, 'Is Big Data challenging criminology?', Theoretical Criminology, vol. 20, pp. 21 - 39, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362480615586614

Chan J; Bruce J; Gonsalves R, 2015, 'Seeking and finding: Creative processes of 21st century painters', POETICS, vol. 48, pp. 21 - 41, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.poetic.2014.11.001

Chan J, 2015, 'Conceptualising legal culture and lawyering stress', International Journal of the Legal Profession, vol. 21, pp. 213 - 232, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09695958.2015.1016029

Moses LB; Chan J, 2014, 'USING BIG DATA FOR LEGAL AND LAW ENFORCEMENT DECISIONS: TESTING THE NEW TOOLS', UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTH WALES LAW JOURNAL, vol. 37, pp. 642 - 677, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000213968700010&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a

Chan JB; Poynton S; Bruce J, 2014, 'Lawyering, Stress and Work Culture: An Australian Study', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 37, pp. 1062 - 1102, http://www.unswlawjournal.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/t2_chan_poynton_and_bruce.pdf

Chan JB, 2014, 'Depression, anxiety and stress in the legal profession', Law Institute Journal, vol. 88, pp. 40 - 43, http://www.liv.asn.au/Practice-Resources/Law-Institute-Journal/Archived-Issues/LIJ-December-2014

Chan J, 2013, 'Ethnography as Practice: Is Validity an Issue', Current Issues in Criminal Justice, vol. 25, pp. 503 - 516, http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=tsh&AN=89665488&site=ehost-live

Thomas K; Chan J, 2013, 'Negotiating the paradox of creative autonomy in the making of artists', Studies in Art Education, vol. 54, pp. 260 - 272, http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=vth&AN=87493420&site=ehost-live

Chan J, 2011, 'Racial profiling and police subculture', Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, vol. 53, pp. 75 - 78, http://dx.doi.org/10.3138/cjccj.53.1.75

Chan J; Doran S; Marel C, 2010, 'Doing and undoing gender in policing', Theoretical Criminology, vol. 14, pp. 425 - 446, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362480610376408

Chan JB; Doran SM, 2009, 'Staying in the job: Job satisfaction among mid-career police officers', Policing, vol. 3, pp. 66 - 77

Gonsalves R; Chan JB, 2008, 'Creating Fiction: Bourdieu`s Theory and Writing Practice', Text: JOURNAL OF WRITING AND WRITING COURSES, vol. 12, http://www.textjournal.com.au/april08/gonsalves_chan.htm

Chan JB L, 2008, 'Studying Life On Mars: Police Culture Into The Future', Cahiers Politiestudies, vol. 9, pp. 95 - 109, http://217.21.184.146/cps_new/index.php?option=com_content&task=category&sectionid=6&id=22&Itemid=48

Chan J; Dixon D, 2007, 'The politics of police reform: Ten years after the Royal Commission into the New South Wales Police Service', Criminology and Criminal Justice, vol. 7, pp. 443 - 468, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1748895807082068

Chan J, 2007, 'Making sense of police reforms', Theoretical Criminology, vol. 11, pp. 323 - 345, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1362480607079581

Chan JB, 2007, 'Dangerous art and suspicious packages', Law Text Culture, vol. 11, pp. 51 - 69

Chan J, 2006, 'Arresting images: Crime and policing in front of the television camera', JOURNAL OF SOCIOLOGY, vol. 42, pp. 94 - 96, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/144078330604200107

Chan JB, 2004, '8 Bags', Surveillance and Society, vol. 1

Chan JB; Bargen J; Luke G; Clancey GR, 2004, 'Regulating police discretion: An assessment of the impact of the NSW Young Offenders Act 1997', Criminal Law Journal, vol. 28 No.2, pp. 72 - 92

Chan J, 2004, 'Us ing pierre bourdieu's framework for understanding police culture', Droit et Societe, vol. 56-57, pp. 327 - 347

Chan J, 2001, 'Negotiating the field: New observations on the making of police officers', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, vol. 34, pp. 114 - 133, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/000486580103400202

Chan JB, 2001, 'The technological game: How information technology is transforming police practice', Criminology & Criminal Justice, vol. 1, pp. 139 - 159

Chan J, 2000, 'Globalisation, reflexivity and the practice of criminology', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, vol. 33, pp. 118 - 135, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/000486580003300202

Chan JB L, 1999, 'Governing police practice: Limits of the new accountability', British Journal of Sociology, vol. 50, pp. 251 - 270

Chan JB, 1999, 'Governing Police Practice:Limits of the New Accountability', British Journal of Sociology, pp. 265 - 267

Chan J, 1996, 'Changing police culture', British Journal of Criminology, vol. 36, pp. 109 - 134, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordjournals.bjc.a014061

Chan JB L, 1996, 'Changing Police Culture', British Journal of Criminology, vol. 36, pp. 109 - 134

Chan KL, 1995, 'Damage control: media representation and responses to police deviance', Law Text Culture, vol. 2, pp. 32 - 60

Chan J, 1995, 'Systematically distorted communications? Criminological Knowledge, media representation and public policy', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology

Chan KL, 1995, 'Damage control: media representation and responses to police deviance', Law Text Culture, vol. 2, pp. 32 - 60

Chan J, 1994, 'Crime Prevention and the Lure of Relevance a Response to Adam Sutton', Australian & New Zealand Journal of Criminology, vol. 27, pp. 25 - 29, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/000486589402700105

Chan JB L, 1992, 'The Privatisation of Punishment: A Review of the Key Issues', Australian Journal of Social Issues, vol. 27, pp. 223 - 247, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/j.1839-4655.1992.tb00908.x

Chan J, 1991, ''Decarceration and Imprisonment in New South Wales: A Historical Analysis of Early Release'', UNSW Law JOurnal, vol. 13

Chan J, 1991, 'A computerised sentencing information system for New South Wales Courts', Computer, Law and Practice, vol. 7, pp. 137 - 150

Chan J, 1990, ''Decarceration: A Case for Theory Building Through Empirical Research'', Law in context (Bundoora, Vic.), vol. 8, pp. 32 - 77

Chan J, 1990, ''The NSW Sentencing Act 1989: Where Does Truth Lie?', Criminal Law Journal

Chan J, 1987, 'Review essay: Visions of a new penology', Australian & New Zealand Journal of Criminology, vol. 20, pp. 54 - 60, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/000486588702000106

Chan J; Zdenkowski G, 1986, 'Just Alternatives: Trends and Issues in the deinstitutionalisaiton of punishment', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, vol. 19

Chan J; Cheung Y-W, 1985, 'Ethnic Resources and Business Enterprise: A Study of Chinese Businesses in Toronto', Human Organization, vol. 44, pp. 142 - 154, http://dx.doi.org/10.17730/humo.44.2.p488821t2362q17u

Chan J; Doob A, 1982, ''Factors Affecting Police Decisions to Take Juveniles to Court'', Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice / Revue canadienne de criminologie et de justice pénale, vol. 24, pp. 25 - 25

Hagan J; Gillis AR; Chan J, 1978, 'Explaining Official Delinquency: a Spatial Study of Class, Conflict and Control', The Sociological Quarterly, vol. 19, pp. 386 - 398, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1533-8525.1978.tb01183.x

Waller I; Chan J, 1974, ''Prison Use; A Canadian and International Comparison'', Criminal Law Quarterly, vol. 17, pp. 47 - 71

Other

McLaughlin E; Muncie J (eds.), 2019, Big Data (in Sage Dictionary of Criminology), Sage, London

Reports

Chan J; Maurushat A; de Koker L; Vaile D; Mendelson D; Bennett Moses LK, 2018, Big Data Technology and National Security: Comparative Perspectives on Strategy, Policy and Law - Methodology Report, Data tp Decisions CRC

De Koker L; Bennett Moses L; Chan J; Mendelson D; Vaile D; Maurushat A, 2018, Big Data Technology and National Security: Comparative International Perspectives on Strategy, Policy and Law – Comparative Report, AGD, https://www.d2dcrc.com.au/m/u/2018/08/30/comparative-report-june-2018.pdf

Bennett Moses LK; chan J; de Koker L; Maurushat A; Vaile D, 2018, Big Data Technology and National Security: Comparative International Perspectives on Strategy, Policy and Law – Australia Report, Data to Decisions CRC

Bennett Moses LK; chan J; de Koker L; Maurushat A; Vaile D, 2018, Big Data Technology and National Security: Comparative International Perspectives on Strategy, Policy and Law – Australia Report, Data to Decisions CRC

de Koker L; Bennett Moses LK; Mendelson D; Chan J; Vaile D; Maurushat A, 2017, Big Data Technology and National Security: Comparative International Perspectives on Strategy, Policy and Law – Comparative Report, Data to Decisions CRC

Chan JB; Oxley DJ, 2004, The Deterrant Effects of Capital Punishment, NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research, Sydney, Australia, Crime and Justice Bulletin

Theses / Dissertations

Bruce J; Chan JB L, 2008, Facilitating restorative justice: A study of conference convenors, UNSW

Chan JB L, 2008, Mounting Evidence: Traces of Thing to Come, UNSW

Briscoe SM; Chan JB; Weatherburn D, 2005, Deterrence, punishment severity and drink driving

Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (2002)

Distinguished Criminologist Award, ANZ Society of Criminology (2015)

2018-2019 (as leader of project with Academy of Social Sciences in Australia) Australian Research Council Linkage Academy Special Project: 'The Use of Big Data for Social Policy: Benefits and risks'. ($170,000)

2017-2020 (as participant/partner in project led by C Sanders) Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Partnership Development Grant: ‘Conceptions of Police Intelligence: Building a Cross-National Comparative Analysis of Practices and Frameworks’. ($200,000 CAD)

2016-2017 (as key researcher in project led by L. de Koker and L. Bennett Moses) Data to Decisions CRC: 'Practical perspectives on a balanced, enabling regulatory framework for data-based decsion-support technologies used by law enforcement and national security in Australia'.  ($418,000)

2016 (as key researcher in project led by L. Bennett Moses) Data to Decisions CRC: 'Guiding principles in the design, regulation, implementation, governance and oversight of data-based decision-support technologies for law enforcement and national security'. ($69,000)

2015-2019 (as collaborator in project led by C. Sanders) Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Insight Grant: 'Technology and data science in policing: a study of crime analysts in Canada'. ($107,375 CAD)

2014-2016 (as leader of project) Data to Decisions CRC: ‘Big Data Technology and National Security: Comparative International Perspectives on Strategy, Policy and Law in Australia, the United Kingdom and Canada’. ($467,450) 

2014-2019 (as key researcher in Law and Policy Program, Centre bid led by S. Mazumdar, consortium of universities and industry partners) Data to Decisions Cooperative Research Centre. ($25,000,000)

2012-2015 (with S. Poynton and J. Bruce) Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grant: 'Creating a Supportive Culture for Legal Services: A Study of Work Stress, Workplace Culture and Wellbeing Programs for Lawyers and Support Staff' - Partner Organisation Legal Aid NSW ($157,495 from ARC; $60,000 from Legal Aid NSW plus in-kind contributions.)

2011-2013 ARC Discovery Grant - 'Legal Culture, Work Stress and Professional Practice: A Study of Australian Lawyers' ($240,000)

2010-2012 (with J. Bolitho) ARC Linkage Grant - 'Restorative Justice for Victims and Serious Offenders' - Industry Partner NSW Department of Corrective Services ($215,000 from ARC; $60,000 from DCS plus in-kind contributions.)

2007 (with L. Mann and Academy of Social Sciences in Austrlia) ARC Linkage Academy Special Project - 'Creativity and Innovation: Social Science Perspectives' ($60,000)

2005-2009 ARC Discovery Grant - 'Creative Culture: The development of innovative research practices in science, technology and art' ($575,000)

2004-2006 (with N. Brown) ARC Discovery Grant -' The Making of Creative Artists' ($160,000)

2003-2004 ARC Discovery Grant - 'Police Culture and Professionalism: A Followup Study of Recruits'. ($104,000)

2000-2002 ARC Strategic Partnership with Industry - Research and Training (SPIRT) grant - 'Reshaping Juvenile Justice: A Study of the Young Offenders Act 1997' - Industry Partner: Department of Juvenile Justice and Aboriginal Justice Advisory Council. ($160,000 from ARC; $60,000 from DJJ plus in-kind contributions.)

1998-2000 ARC SPIRT grant - 'The Impact of Information Technology on Police Organisations' - Industry Partner: Criminal Justice Commission ($85,000 from ARC; $18,000 from CJC plus in-kind contributions.)

1998-99 (with M. Chesterman) Australian Research Council SPIRT grant - 'Managing the Impact of Media Publicity on Criminal Jury Trials' - Industry Partner: Justice Research Centre. ($95,000 from ARC; $47,000 from JRC plus in-kind contributions)

1995-97 Australian Research Council Collaborative Grant - 'Police Culture and Professionalism' - Industry Partner: NSW Police Service ($115,000 from ARC; $76,000 from NSWPS plus in-kind contributions.)