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Researcher: Julian, RD (Associate Professor Roberta Julian)

Research Fields

Police Administration, Procedures and Practice
Sociology
Applied Sociology, Program Evaluation and Social Impact Assessment
Race and Ethnic Relations
Correctional Theory, Offender Treatment and Rehabilitation
Public Health and Health Services
Crime Policy
Preventive Medicine
Criminology
Social Theory
Public Policy
Sociological Methodology and Research Methods
Causes and Prevention of Crime
Health Promotion
Legal Institutions (incl. Courts and Justice Systems)
Health and Community Services
Social Policy
Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety
Courts and Sentencing
Religion and Society
Dentistry
Criminological Theories
Studies of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Society
Law
Criminal Law and Procedure
Forensic Psychology
Specialist Studies in Education
Language, Communication and Culture
Urban Sociology and Community Studies
Welfare Economics
Primary Health Care
Public Administration
Dental Materials and Equipment
Community Child Health
Epidemiology
Environmental Engineering
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Social Program Evaluation
Forensic Biology
Neurosciences
Medical Biotechnology Diagnostics (incl. Biosensors)
Educational Psychology
Social Change
Biological (Physical) Anthropology
Counselling, Welfare and Community Services
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Law and Legal Studies
Risk Engineering (excl. Earthquake Engineering)
Multicultural, Intercultural and Cross-cultural Studies
Surfacewater Hydrology
Sociology of Education
Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology
Gender Specific Studies
Law and Society
Rail Transportation and Freight Services
Medical and Health Sciences
Applied Statistics
Communication and Media Studies
Veterinary Pathology
Litigation, Adjudication and Dispute Resolution

Research Impact

Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice
Ethnicity, Multiculturalism and Migrant Development and Welfare
Substance Abuse
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Cultural Understanding
Rehabilitation and Correctional Services
Teaching and Instruction
Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health)
Health Related to Specific Ethnic Groups
Justice and the Law
Employment Patterns and Change
Children's/Youth Services and Childcare
Behaviour and Health
Dental Health
Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Injury Control
Families and Family Services
Crime Prevention
Government and Politics
Education and Training
Health Protection and/or Disaster Response
Community Service (excl. Work)
Diagnostic Methods
Health
Road Safety
Religion and Society
Water Services and Utilities
Arts and Leisure
Income Distribution
Social Structure and Health
Productivity (excl. Public Sector)
Expanding Knowledge in Law and Legal Studies
Legislation, Civil and Criminal Codes
Health Inequalities
Expanding Knowledge in the Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Health Policy Evaluation
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering
Law, Politics and Community Services
Evaluation of Health Outcomes
Preventive Medicine
Teacher and Instructor Development
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health - Health System Performance (incl. Effectiveness of Interventions)
Rural Health
Climate Change Adaptation Measures
Expanding Knowledge in Technology
Natural Hazards
Communication Across Languages and Culture
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Development and Welfare
International Relations
Environmental and Natural Resource Evaluation

Career Best Publications

Australian Sociology; Pearson Education Australia Pty Limited
Dutch Settlement in Tasmania
Ethnicity, Health and Multiculturalism; Second Opinion
Hmong Transnational Identity: The Gendering of Contested Discourses; Hmong Studies Journal
Living Locally, Dreaming Globally: Transnational Cultural Imaginings and Practices in the Hmong Diaspora; The Hmong of Australia: Culture and Diaspora

Research Publications

'Get it right the first time': Critical Issues at the Crime Scene; Current Issues in Criminal Justice
'I Love Driving!' Alternative Constructions of Hmong Femininity in the West; Race, Gender & Class: Studies in Australia, Canada and U.S.
'Real world' research: Using the 'Social Norms' model to support safe drinking among young people; The First Annual ATDC Conference: ATOD Practice, Integration & Development
'Social Norms' interventions at UTAS Residential Colleges: Step 1 - Planning and Environmental Advocacy
A step towards improving workflow practices for volume crime investigations: outcomes of a 90-day trial in South Australia; Police Practice and Research: an international journal
Aboriginality and Australia's Indigenous People; Australian Sociology: A Changing Society
Aboriginality and Australia's Indigenous people; Australian Sociology
Aboriginality and Australia's Indigenous Peoples; Australian Sociology : A Changing Society
An evaluation of the level of service/case management inventory in an Australian community corrections environment; Psychiatry Psychology and Law
Analysis of the Tasmania Police Risk Assessment Screening Tool (RAST) Final Report
Answer to the Tasmania Law Reform Institute Consultation Paper: Racial vilification and racially motivated offences
Australian Sociology; Pearson Education Australia Pty Limited
Australian Sociology: A Changing Society; Pearson
Australian Sociology: A Changing Society; Pearson Australia
Avoiding the wrongful convictions through a better interface between forensic science, forensic medicine and law enforcement; 26th Annual Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference
Community Policing and Refugee Settlement in Regional Australia: A Refugee Voice; The International Journal of Diversity in Organisations, Communities and Nations
Community Youth Action Mentoring Project
Comparative Analysis of Streetsafe in Hobart and Launceston: Final Report
Comparative Analysis of Streetsafe in Hobart and Launceston: Final Report
Crossing boundaries, developing trust: Qualitative criminological research across cultures and disciplines; Qualitative Criminology: Stories from the field
Deviance or Difference; Australian Sociology
Deviance or Difference?; Australian Sociology : A Changing Society
Dismantling the Justice Silos: Avoding the pitfalls and reaping the benefits of information-sharing between forensic science, medicine and law; Forensic Science International
Dutch Settlement in Tasmania
Enhancing the Implementation and Management of Drug Diversion Strategies in Australian Law Enforcement Agencies: Final Report
Ethnicity and Immigration: Challenging the national imaginary; Australian Sociology
Ethnicity and Immigration: Challenging the National Imaginary?; Australian Sociology : A Changing Society
Ethnicity, Health and Multiculturalism; Second Opinion
Ethnicity, Health and Multiculturalism; Second Opinion: An Introduction to Health Sociology
Ethnicity, Health, and Multiculturalism; Second Opinion: an introduction to health sociology
Ethnicity, Health, and Multiculturalism; Second Opinion An Introduction to Health Sociology
Evaluation of 'Transition from Remand and Detention' Project
Evaluation of 'Transition from Remand and Detention' Project
Evaluation of the IAST Plus Project: Literature Review
Evaluation of the Staying Put Program: Final Report
Forensic Intelligence; Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences
Forensic intelligence in policing: organisational and cultural change; Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences
Forensic Science and Policing in South Australia
Forensic Science and Policing in Tasmania: Preliminary Report
Forensic science as 'risky business': identifying key risk factors in the forensic process from crime scene to court; Journal of Criminological Research, Policy and Practice
Forensic Science Effectiveness
Forensic scientists' conclusions: How readable are they for non-scientist report-users?; Forensic Science International: An International Journal Dedicated to The Applications of Science to The Administration of Justice
Get it right the first time': Critical issues at complex crime scences; 6th European Academy of Forensic Science Conference
Harnessing the power of perception: Reducing alcohol-related harm among rural teenagers; Youth Studies Australia
Hmong Transnational Identity: The Gendering of Contested Discourses; Hmong Studies Journal
Home from Home: Refugees in Tasmania
Home From Home: Refugees in Tasmania; Australian Government Publishing Services
Identifying Excellence in SCI: The ROle of Social Science in Identifying Top-Performance in Crime Scene Examiners; 6th European Academy of Forensic Science Conference
Identifying the form and function of effective interagency communication in serious criminal matters: Findings from the Intefaces Project; 21st International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences
Identifying the Form of Effective Communiction between Forensic Science, Forensic Medicine and Law: Preliminary Findings from the Interfaces Project; 6th European Academy of Forensic Science Conference
Identifying the Skills and Attributes of Good Crime Scene Personnel; Australasian Policing
Inequality, Social Differences and Environmental Resources; Controversies in Environmental Sociology
Introduction: Forensics Science and Justice: From Crime Scene to Court and Beyond; Current Issues in Criminal Justice
Investigation to Exoneration: A Systemic Review of Wrongful Conviction in Australia; Current Issues in Criminal Justice
Invisible Subjects and the Victimized Self: Settlement Experiences of Refugee Women in Australia; Gender and Catastrophe
It's better to be safe and sober': working with young people to create healthier, safer communities; Young People, Crime and Community Safety Conference
Lawyers and DNA: Understanding and challenging the evidence; 21st International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences
Living Locally, Dreaming Globally: Transnational Cultural Imaginings and Practices in the Hmong Diaspora; The Hmong of Australia: Culture and Diaspora
Looking through the crystal ball: do others know what you expect from research projects?; Policing (Oxford): a journal of policy and practice
Managing for success in ARC linkage projects; 22nd Annual Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference
Mental Health and Ethnicity; Mental Health and Nursing Practice
Migrant and Refugee Health; Health in Australia: Sociological Concepts and Issues
Migrant Health; Health in Australia: Sociological Concepts and Issues
Migrant Health; Health in Australia
Minority Women and Forced Migrations: A Comparative Study of Flight and Settlement Experiences of Women Refugees in India and Australia; India-Australia Relations: Convergences and Divergences
Minority Women and the Experiences of Migration; Women's Studies International Forum
Outcome measures for evaluating the efficacy of juvenile justice programs; Victoria University Law and Justice Journal
Perceptions, Peer Groups and Partnerships: insights and preliminary results from the first Australian 'trial' of Social Norms; 2007 Conference on the Social Norms Approach
Political Theory and Methodology
Professionalism in Crime Scene Examination: The Seven Key Attributes of Top Crime Scene Examiners; Forensic Science Policy & Management: An International Journal
Professionalism in Crime Scene examination: Using the seven key attributes of high calibre crime scene examiners to inform an evidence-based holistic recruitment strategy report
Professionalization and Crime Scene Examination; Forensic Science Policy & Management
Psychometric Evaluation Of The Level Of Service/Case Management Inventory Among Australian Offenders Completing Community-Based Sentences; Criminal Justice and Behavior
Re-imagining 'Refugeehood': reflections on Hmong Identiy(ies) in the Diaspora; Rethinking Displacement: Asia Pacific Perspectives
Religion and Spirituality; Australian Sociology : A Changing Society
Religion and Spirtuality; Australian Sociology
Review of the Road Safety (Alcohol and Drugs) Amendment Act 2005
Special Issue: Forensic Science and Justice: From Crime Scene to Court and Beyond; Current Issues in Criminal Justice
Submission for Women's Studies Program Committee
Success in Forensic Science Research and Other Collaborative Projects: Meeting Your Partners' Expectations; Forensic Science Policy and Management
TASA 2005 Conference Proceedings; TASA 2005
The 7 key Attributes of Top-Performing Crime Scene Examiners
The effectiveness of communication of expert opinion: Themes from interviews with police and scientists; 22nd Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society (ANZFSS) International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences
The Effectiveness of Forensic Science in Criminal Investigations; Criminal Investigation Workshop ANU
The Effectiveness of Forensic Science of Criminal Investigations; Australasian Policing
The Impact of Forensic Evidence on Criminal Justice: Evidence From Case Processing Studies; Forensic Science and the Administration of Justice: Critical Issues and Directions
The legacy of Abel Tasman: Post-war Dutch settlement in Tasmania; The Dutch Down Under: 1606-2006
The readability of expert reports for non-scientist report-users: Reports of DNA analysis; Forensic Science International
The readability of expert reports for non-scientist report-users: Reports of forensic comparison of glass; Forensic Science International
The shift from 'forensic this' to 'for completeness': The insatiable desire for forensic evidence; 21st International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences
The Social Norms approach: Reducing alcohol-related harm amongst rural Tasmanian high school students; 6th Australia and New Zealand Youth Conference
Transnational Identities in the Hmong Diaspora; Globalization, Culture and Inequality in Asia
Trialling 'Social Norms' Strategies for Minimising Alcohol-Related Harm Among Rural Youth
Trialling 'Social Norms' Strategies for Minimising Alcohol-Related Harm Among Rural Youth'(Social Norms Analysis Project) - Final Evaluation Report
Understanding adolescent drinking cultures: peer group pressure and the power of perception; The Combined APSAD and Cutting Edge Addiction Conference
What is the value of forensic science? An overview of the effectiveness of forensic science in the Australian criminal justice system project; Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences
What makes a good crime scene officer?; Royal Canadian Mounted Police Gazette
Who Makes a Good Crime Scene Officer?; 20th International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences
Young Recidivist Car Theft Offender Program (U-Turn): Local Evaluation - Tasmania (Final Report)

Research Projects

A pilot study to investigate cigarette smoking among humanitarian migrants (refugees) in Tasmania; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
A study to investigate cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption among a cohort of refugees in Tasmania; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Communicating Scientific Expert Opinion: What Do forensic Scientists Say and What Do Police, Lawyers and the Jury Hear? (Top-up Scholarship Loene Howes); Australian Federal Police (AFP)
Community Policing and Refugee Settlement in Regional Australia - A Case Study of Tasmania; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Comparative Analysis of Streetsafe in Hobart and Launceston; National Road Motorists Association Insurance Aust Ltd (NRMA)
Dietary habits of recent refugee migrants to Australia; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Effective Strategies for Tackling Drug and Related Problems on Social Housing Estates; Department of Health and Ageing (DHA)
Forensic Policing in a Cross-Cultural Context - The Case of Australian Police in Bali; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Interpreter-assisted police investigative interviews: Practitioners' experiences of effective communication; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Migrant women - the forgotten majority; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Prediction of Recidivism in a Tasmanian Population: Evaluation and Development of Community Based Risk Assessments (Top-up scholarship H Gordon); Department of Justice Tasmania (DJ)
Projecting Volunteer Resource Requirements Under Extreme Climate Futures; Department of Police and Emergency Management [TAS] (DPEM)
Social Norms Work in the Australian Education Sector: Pre-market Needs Analysis and Product Refinement; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Supplementary funding; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
The Effectiveness of Forensic Science in the Criminal Justice System; Australian Research Council (ARC)
The Establishment of the Tasmanian Institute of Law Enforcement Studies [TILES]; TAS State Govt - Dept of Police & Public Safety (TSG-DPPS)
Trialing 'Social Norms' Strategies for Minimising Alcohol-Related Harm among Rural Youth; Foundation for Alcohol Research & Education Ltd (FARE)
Developing a Framework for the Internal Evaluation of Prison Based Offender Programs at Risdon Prison
'Social Norms' Intervention at UTAS Residential Colleges: Stage 1 - Planning and Environmental Advocacy
18 to 25 yrs Motor Vehicle Offender Program Desktop Review and Research
A Profile of Employer-Sponsored Skilled Migrants in Tasmania
Developing Leadership and Higher Level Cognitive Abilities in Forensic Personnel
Dismantling the Justice Silos: Mapping the interactions between forensic science, medicine and law in adult and child sexual assault cases
Ethics for Good Crime Scene Examiners
Evaluation of 'Transition from Remand and Detention' Program
Evaluation of MRC Employment Support Services - Connect
Evaluation of Project Currawong
Evaluation of the 'Safety First at Rosny Park' Project
Evaluation of the Trial of Alcohol Interlocks Project (TAIP)
Evaluation of U-turn Supported Housing Accommodation
Forensic Science and Policing in South Australia
Forensic Science and Policing in Tasmania
Forensic Science and Policing in Tasmania - Follow -up
Forensic Science and Policing in Victoria
IAST+3 Approaches to case coordination trial project
Integrated Humanitarian Settlement Strategy (IHSS) Client Satisfaction Survey
Interfaces between science, medicine and law enforcement
Longitudinal Analysis of the RAST
Operational Performance Reviews in Tasmania
Review of Road Safety (Alcohol and Drugs) Amendment Act 2005
State Service Employee Survey
The Concentration of Offending and Related Social Problems in Tasmanian Families
Traffic Policing Performance Management
Work Place Diversity Survey
Young Recidivist Car Theft Offender Program (U-Turn)

Research Candidate Supervision

Analysing fatal interactions between the community and Australian Police. An examination of disparate approaches to investigating police killings focusing on the balance between the public duties and private rights of police who kill in the course of
Building the Understanding of the Impacts of Child Sexual Abuse Across and Within Sectors of Society
Communicating forensic psychiatric and psychological opinion- What forensic psychiatrists/psychologists say and what police, lawyers and judges hear?
Communicating Scientific Expert Opinion- What do Forensic Scientists Sat and what do Police, lawyers and the Jury Hear?
Community Policing and Refugee Settlement in Regional Australia- A Case Study of Tasmania
Computer mediated communication and patterns of sociability
Constructions of Community, Self and Refugeehood in the Resettlement Experiences of Karen People Living in Tasmania
Cyber Attack- Preventative Measures in System Analysis and Design.
Discrepancies between Case Evidence and the Outcome of Coronial Decisions in Investigations of Equivocal Death
Documentation of Animal Bite Marks Through the Development of Animal Dentitions, Both Domestic and Wild In and Around Australia
Effects of structured relaxation on imagery and cognitive processing
End to End Forensic Identification Process Project
Ethnographic study of lay health perceptions
Fear of Crime - the Crime of Fear.
Filipinos in Tasmania- a gendered analysis of diaspora and resistance
FOSTERING ETHICAL COMPETENCE IN MANAGERIAL LEADERSHIP- A AUDAIMONISTIC PERSPECTIVE
Gendered and ethnicised national identities in Australia and Japan
How Does Relevant Theory Inform a Public Alcohol Policy Model?
Identity construction, social class and conspicious consumption
Immigration, Nationalism and Australian National Identity
Interagency collaboration and service delivery in youth justice diversionary programs
Intimate partner stalking in Australia- Critical analysis of the use of power and control in stalking
Intimate Partner Violence- The Impact of Discourse on a Coordinated Response
Investigating Environmental Crime Through Forensic Studies
Investigation of aspects of racism in Australian Society
Language and Identity In The African Diaspora in Tasmania
Lawyers and DNA- Understanding and Challenging the Evidence
Measuring the Impact of Forensic Science on Police Investigations and Court Trials
Medical understandings of lifestyle
My Heart Is In Two Places- Ontological Security, Emotions and the Health of African Refugee Women in Tasmania
New Mountain, New River, New Home? The Tasmanian Hmong
Police, Law Enforcement and the Environment
Policing - A Gendered Experience? The Influence of Socialisation and Gender Identity on the Choice of a Career in Policing
Prediction of Recidivism in a Tasmanian Population- Evaluation and Development of Community-based Risk Assessments
Professional Closure- The case of overseas trained physicians in Tasmania.
Restorative practices and youth justice- An ethnographic study of restorative work in Tasmania
Safe Sisters- Limitations of Sister City Relationships for International Peace Building
Social distribution of stress
Tasmanian Reconciliation- Symbolism and Practicality
The Exhaustion of Progressive Aboriginal Governance
The impact of dispersed working arrangements on household social relations
The Influence of Confession Inconsistencies on Juror Decision Making
The Politics of Childhood
Youth, mobility and governance on the North West Coast of Tasmania