She has been teaching in the criminology subject group at Sheffield Hallam University since 2005. She has been a senior lecturer since 2010, becoming a year tutor in 2008 and then a course leader in 2011.
She has been nominated as an Inspirational Teacher by students in 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13, and 2013/14. Her particular teaching interests are around qualitative and quantitative research methods and illegal drug use. She also enjoys being an Academic Advisor.
Dr Waters is a member of the European Society of Criminology. She is also the former chair and founding member of the European Society of Criminology Early Stage Researchers Working Group.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Social Research Methodology