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Martin A. Andresen


Simon Fraser University

I am a researcher with keen interests in geographical processes. My current research interests revolve around the spatial analysis of crime in cities, spatial point pattern analysis, and the relationship between the economy and crime. I have published over 150 peer-reviewed journal articles and contributions to edited volumes, 3 books, and 3 edited books. My CV can be found on my web site: https://martinxandresen.wordpress.com/

Biography

Martin A. Andresen is an Associate Professor in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Griffith University. He is also an Associate Member in the Department of Geography at Simon Fraser University, an Affiliated Scholar in the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy at George Mason University, and Chair of the Crime and Place Working Group in the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy at George Mason University. Dr. Andresen obtained his PhD from the University of British Columbia (Geography) and his BA and MA from Simon Fraser University (Economics). His research areas are in spatial crime analysis, crime and place, geography of crime, environmental criminology, and applied spatial statistics and geographical information analysis. Within these research areas he has published 3 edited volumes, 3 books, and more than 100 refereed journal articles and contributions to edited volumes. He is currently an Associate Editor for the Journal of Quantitative Criminology, an Affiliated Scholar in the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy at George Mason University, Chair of the Crime and Place Working Group in the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy at George Mason University, and an editorial board member for Journal of Quantitative Criminology, Journal of Criminal Justice, International Criminal Justice Review, Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Social Sciences & Humanities Open, Methodological Innovations, and Criminology, Criminal Justice, Law & Society. He has been awarded the Canadian Geographer New Scholar Award, the Dean's Medal for Academic Excellence (Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Simon Fraser University), the Julian M. Szeicz Award for Early Career Achievement (Canadian Association of Geographers), the Award for Excellence in Graduate Supervision (Dean of Graduate Studies, Simon Fraser University), the Award for Excellence in Leadership (Dean of Graduate Studies, Simon Fraser University), and is a Fellow of the Western Society of Criminology.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Spatial-temporal crime analysis, crime and place, geography of crime, applied spatial statistics and geographical information analysis

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