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About Lieven Pauwels, Professor of Criminology, Ghent University

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Lieven J. R. Pauwels is Professor of Criminology at the Department of Criminology, Criminal Law and Social Law at Ghent University and Director of IRCP since June 2015. He received his PhD in Criminology from Ghent University in 2006. His dissertation dealt with the topic of neighborhood contextual effects on adolescent offending: a test of social disorganization theory. He is the 2009 winner of the Willem Nagel Award, a tri-annual Dutch Award for the best PhD study written by a Dutch or Flemish scholar published between 2006-2008. He is interested in crime causation theories, unifying frameworks and empirical tests, philosophy of causation and innovative methods in quantitative criminology.

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