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Prof. Dr. Anabel Cerezo
Director Institute of Criminology
University of Malaga

Anabel Cerezo (Zaragoza, Spain, 1969) received her M.S. and Ph.D. in Criminal Law and Criminology in 1992 and 1998, respectively, from the University of Malaga (Spain). Since 1993, she joined the Criminal Law Department at the University of Malaga, where she is an Associate Professor. She was Visiting Pre-doctoral Researcher at the Institute of Criminology, Cambridge (U.K.), Fulbright Visiting Post-doctoral Researcher at the School of Criminal Justice, Rutgers University, Newark (U.S.) and Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology de Brisbane (Australia), at the Institute of information Sciences and Electronics, Tsukuba University (Japan) and at the Leuven Institute of Criminology (LINC), Katholic University of Leuven (Belgium).


Prof. Cerezo is Director of the Institute of Criminology at the University of Malaga, Coordinator of G-CrimTech (Research Group on Criminology and TICs) (www.g-crim-tech), Member of the International Editorial Board of the International Journal of Cyber Crimes and Criminal Justice (IJCCCJ), Executive Secretary of Andalusian Society of Victimology (SAV) and member of the Spanish Group of Criminal Policy. She has been President and Executive Secretary of the Spanish Society of Criminological Research (SEIC), Former Member of the Board of the European Society of Criminology (ESC), Former Member of the Scientific Commission of the International Society of Criminology (ISC), and Director of the Criminological Bulletin.


Prof. Cerezo has been participated in some conferences program committees and organized some workshops. She has participated in several research projects. Her areas of research and specialization span the subjects of cybercrime, victimology, prisons and women & criminal justice. She has authored and co-authored several books and journals and published well over twenty papers in conference proceedings.

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