Jianhong LIU

Jianhong LIU

Distinguished Professor

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ACADAMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Ph.D. Criminology, University at Albany, State University of New York, January 1993

M.A. Sociology, University at Albany, State University of New York, 1990

M.A. Philosophy of Science, Nankai University, Tianjin, China, 1988

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • International and Comparative Criminology
  • Comparative Criminal Justice
  • Empirical Study of Criminal Law
  • Community and Crime
  • Drugs and Crimes
  • Research Methodology and Social Statistics

Professor Jianhong Liu is Associate Dean of Faculty of Social Sciences and Distinguished Professor at University of Macau. He is the winner of 2016 American Society of Criminology’s “Freda Adler Distinguished International Scholar Award” and the winner of 2018 Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences' "G. O.W. Mueller Award for Distinguished Contribution to International Criminal Justice". He is currently the Elected President of the Scientific Commission of the International Society for Criminology (2014-), the elected Chairman of the General Assembly of the Asian Criminological Society (2016-), and a member of the steering committee of Campbell Collaboration’s Crime and Justice Group (2009-). Professor Liu was the Founding President of Asian Criminological Society (2009 - 2015). He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Asian Journal of Criminology (Springer publishing, SSCI Journal; SJR Quarter 1), the Editor of “Springer Series on Asian Criminology & Criminal Justice”, and a member of the editorial boards of more than 20 international academic journals, including top ranked Journal of Experimental Criminology, and British Journal of Criminology. Professor Liu’s primary research interest is Comparative Criminology and comparative criminal justice. He is a leading figure in the development of Asian Criminology. Much of his research focuses on crime and justice in China and Asia. Prof Liu is the author, editor-in-chief, or co-editor of 29 books. He has published 118 journal articles and book chapters (59 in SSCI/Scopus journals). You can find details about his publications on his Research Gate Webpage.

MAJOR AWARDS AND HONORS SELECTED EDITORSHIPS SELECTED PUBLICATIONS TEACHING AREAS

MAJOR AWARDS AND HONORS

Nov 14, 2017

Gerhard O.W. Mueller Award, the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) International Section

Sept 2017- Sept 2022

Senior Advisor, Chinese Society of Criminology

2017-life time

Foreign Honorary Membership of the Japanese Association of Criminology (JAC). “Foreign Honorary Membership is awarded to non-Japanese scholars who have made sustained and outstanding contributions in the field of criminology and to JAC”

Nov 18, 2016

Winner for the 2016 Freda Adler Distinguished Scholar Award, International Division American Society of Criminology

October 2016-Present

Expert, the World Economic Forum Expert Network

2015-Present

Grants Reviewer, the European Research Council (ERC)

2015-Present

Adjunct Professor, Crime and Justice Research Centre, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

2015-Present

Research Associate, Research Center on Violence at West Virginia University

2015-Present

Expert Nominator for Stockholm Prize in Criminology, Appointed by the Stockholm Prize in Criminology Foundation

2014-Present

President, the Scientific Commission of International Society for Criminology

2014-Present

Member, Board of Directors, International Society for Criminology

2013-Present

Honorary Fellow, Korean Institute of Criminology

January 2013-Present

Member, the Scientific Commission of International Society for Criminology

2012

Award, second prize for best academic paper, Macau Scientific Research Award

February 2012-Present

Committee member, The Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime, NY, USA

July 2011-Present

Council Member, the World Economic Forum of the Global Agenda Council on Organized Crime

June 1, 2011-May 31, 2014

Honorary Fellow, the Centre for Criminology, University of Hong Kong

2011-2012

Consultant, United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime, East Asia and Pacific Center

2010-Present

Standing Fellow, Chinese Society of Juvenile Delinquency Prevention

2010-Present

Member, the International Self-Report Delinquency Study Research Group

2007-2009

University of Macau Faculty Research Award

2009-Present

President, Asian Criminological Society

2009-Present

Member, Campbell Collaborations Criminal Justice Steering Committee

2009-Present

President, Macau Society of Criminology

2009-Present

Honorary University Chair Professor, Southwest University of Political Science and Law

2007-Present

Senior Fellow, Center for Criminology, Beijing University, China

2006-2007

Fulbright Scholar Award, from USA Fulbright Commission

2006-2007

Fellow, American Center at Chinese University of Hong Kong

2005-2008

Senior Fellow, Center for the Study of Drug and Crime Policy, Southwest University of Political Science and Law, China

2004-2006

Grant Award, from National Science Foundation USA (SES-0351014, PI: Steven F. Messner, Co-investigators: Jianhong Liu and Lening Zhang; Amount: $293,580)

2003-Present

Senior Fellow, Institute for Crime Control and Prevention, Nanjing University

1999-2001

Member, International Advisory Board of the Chinese Society of Juvenile Delinquency Studies

1998

Junior Scholar Award from International Society of Criminology

 

Selected Keynote Speeches

  • 2016 Freda Adler Distinguished Scholar Award, American Society of Criminology, Hilton, Hilton Exhibition Center, New Olearns, November 18, 2016

  • “Developing Asian Criminology Paradigm: Theoretical Strategies and Future directions” The Eighth Annual Conference of Asian Criminological Society. Beijing, June 18, 2016

  • “Asian Criminology – The Role of Sri Lanka Criminologists.” Inauguration Conference of Sri Lanka Society of Criminology, Colombo, Sri Lanka, October 30, 2015

  • “Culture and Criminal Justice –A theory of Relational Justice”. Presentation at the Sixth Annual Conference of Asian Criminological Society, Osaka, Japan, June 27-29, 2014 

 

SELECTED EDITORSHIPS

Professor Liu is on the editorial boards of nearly 20 academic journals. Following is a short list of selected journals.

2008-Present

Editor-in-Chief, Asian Journal of Criminology

2017-Present

Editorial Board Member of Journal of Experimental Criminology (SSCI)

2015-Present

International Advisory Board Member of British Journal of Criminology (SSCI)

2013-Present

Editorial Board Member of International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy

2011-Present

Editorial Board Member of Crime, Law and Social Change (SSCI)

2011-Present

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Conflict and Violence (SSCI)

2011-Present

Editorial Board Member of Crime, Law and Social Change (SSCI)

2011-Present

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Conflict and Violence (SSCI)

2005-Present

Associate Editor, International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminolog(SSCI)

2008-2014

Editorial Board Member, Journal of Quantitative Criminology (SSCI)

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Selected Recent Journal Articles

[A71]    Jianhong Liu, Bin Liang (2017). “A Case Study of Chinese Netizens’ Opinions on Capital Punishment: Diversity, Rationale, and Interaction.” Modern China. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 0.714, quartile in category: Q2) (Scopus citescore 2016: 0.77, rank: #61/912) (forthcoming)

[A70]    Siyu Liu, Jianhong Liu (2017). “Police Legitimacy and Compliance with the Law among Chinese Youth.” International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 1.519, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.00, rank: #112/246)

[A69]    Yuning Wu, Ivan Y. Sun, Maarten Van Craen, Jianhong Liu (2017). “Linking Supervisory Procedural Accountability to Officer Procedural Accountability in Chinese Policing.” Policing and Society. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 1.632, quartile in category: Q2) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.70, rank: #36/488)

[A68]    Eric G. Lambert, Jianhong Liu, and Shanhe Jiang (2017), “Organizational Justice and Work Attitudes among Chinese Prison Staff”. Prison Journal. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 1.319, quartile in category: Q2) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.21, rank: #71/488) (forthcoming)

[A67]    Lin Liu, Ivan Y. Sun, Jianhong Liu (2017), “Police Officers’ Attitudes toward Citizens in China.” International Criminal Justice Review. (SSCI) (Scopus citescore 2016: 0.69, rank: #158/488)

[A66]    Jinwu Zhang, Jianhong Liu, Xin Wang and Anquan Zou (2017), “Life Stress, Strain and Deviance across Schools: Testing the Contextual Version of General Strain Theory in China.” International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 1.519, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.00, rank: #112/246)

[A65]    Shanhe Jiang, Eric Lambert, Jianhong Liu, Thomas Kelly and Jinwu Zhang (2017), “Effects of Work Environment Variables on Chinese Prison Staff Organizational Commitment.” Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 0.981, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 0.71, rank: #121/182)

[A64]    Jianhong Liu, Eric Lambert, Shanhe Jiang, Jinwu Zhang (2017), “A Research Note on the Association between Work-Family Conflict and Job Stress among Chinese Prison Staff.” Psychology, Crime & Law, 23(7): 633-646. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 1.408, quartile in category: Q1) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.38, rank: #54/488)

[A63]    Shanhe Jiang, Eric Lambert, Jianhong Liu and Jinwu Zhang (2017), “An Exploratory Study of the Effects of Work Environment Variables on Job Satisfaction among Chinese Prison Staff”, International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 1.519, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.00, rank: #112/246)

[A62]    Jianhong Liu (2017), “The Asian Criminological Paradigm and How It Links Global North and South: Combining an Extended Conceptual Toolbox from the North with Innovative Asian Contexts”. International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy. vol. 6(1): 73‐87. DOI: 10.5204/ijcjsd.v6i1.385. (SSCI) (Scopus citescore 2016: 0.75, rank: #140/488)

[A61]    Latha Subramanian, Jianhong Liu, and John Winterdyk (2016), “Cyberterrorism and Cyber Security: A Global Perspective”. Justice Report - Special International issue on Terrorism (Guest Editor: J. Winterdyk). vol. 31(4): 32-35.

[A60]    Steven F. Messner, Jianhong Liu, Yunhan Zhao (2016), “Predicting Re-Incarceration Status of Prisoners in Contemporary China: Applying Western Criminological Theories”, International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 1.519, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.00, rank: #112/246)

[A59]    Kai Lin, Ivan Sun, Jianhong Liu, Xuan Chen (2016), “Chinese Women’s Experience of Intimate Partner Violence: Exploring Factors Affecting Various Types of IPV”. Violence Against Women. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 1.423, quartile in category: Q2) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.23, rank: #66/488)

[A58]    Jianhong Liu (2016), “Asian Criminology – Challenges, Opportunities, and Directions”. Guang Hua Law Review. Volume10: 31-41. Law Press‧China (in Chinese). Translated from Jianhong Liu (2009), “Asian Criminology – Challenges, Opportunities, and Directions”, Asian Journal of Criminology. Volume 4(1):1-9.

[A57]    Spencer Li and Jianhong Liu (2016), “Network characteristics and organizational structure of Chinese drug trafficking groups”. Asian Journal of Criminology. (SSCI / Web of Science Core Collection) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.11, rank: #83/488)

[A56]    Jianhong Liu and Siyu Liu (2016), “Are Children of Rural Migrant More Delinquent than Their Peers? A Comparative Analysis of Delinquent Behaviors in the City of Guangzhou, China”, Crime, Law and Social Change, 66(5): 465-489. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 0.667, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 0.91, rank: #106/488)

[A55]    Jianhong Liu (2016), “Asian Paradigm Theory and Access to Justice”. Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice. 32 (3):205-224. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 0.913, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.12, rank: #81/488)

[A54]    Jianhong Liu, Xiaomei Liu, Jinwu Zhang (2016), “Scientific Foundation of Crime Prevention and Control”. Criminology Forum. 2(1): pp.1-14 (in Chinese)

[A53]    Jianhong Liu, Ivan Y. Sun, Yuning Wu, Yugang Chang (2016), "Police Supervisor’ Work-related Attitudes in China", Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology. Volume 0(0):1-20. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 0.981, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 0.71, rank: #121/182)

[A52]    Ivan Y. Sun, Jianhong Liu, Ashley K. Farmer (2016), “Chinese Police Supervisors’ Occupational Attitudes: Role Orientation, Community Policing, and Job Satisfaction”. Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management. Volume 39(1): 190 – 205. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 0.646, quartile in category: Q4) (Scopus citescore 2016: 0.80, rank: #131/488)

[A51]    Spencer De Li, Jianhong Liu, Zhe Li (2015), “Organizational Characteristics and Offending Patterns of Chinese Drug Trafficking Groups”. China Legal Science. Issue 6: 49-70.

[A50]    Kai Lin, Ivan Sun, Yuning Wu, Jianhong Liu (2015), “College Students' Attitudes Toward Intimate Partner Violence:  A Comparative Study of China and the U.S.”. Journal of Family Violence. Volume 31(2):179-189. (SSCI impact factor 2016: 0.871, quartile in category: Q3) (Scopus citescore 2016: 1.47, rank: #46/488)

[A49]    Jianhong Liu (2015), “The roots of restorative justice: Universal Process or from the West to the East?” Acta Crimologiae et Medicinae Legalis Japonica. Volume 81(2): 1-14. ISBN0302-0029.

Selected Books and Edited Volumes

[BS2]   Jianhong Liu (2017). (Editor) Springer Series on Asian Criminology and Criminal Justice Research. Springer, New York.

[B29]   Jianhong Liu and Setsuo Miyazawa (2017). (Editors) Crime and Justice in Contemporary Japan. Springer. New York. (forthcoming)

[B28]   Jianhong Liu, Max Travers, Lennon Chang (2017). (Editors) Comparative Criminology in Asia.  Springer. New York.

[B27]   Ramasubbu Thilagaraj and Jianhong Liu (2017) (Editors) Restorative Justice in India: Traditional Practice and Contemporary Applications. Springer. New York.

[B26]   Jianhong Liu (2017), (editor) Master Criminologists on Anti-Terrorism. People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. (in Chinese)

[B25]   Jianhong Liu (2016), (editor in Chief) Corrections: A systematic Review of Intervention Programs - Campbell Collaborations Criminal Justice Report Series (in Chinese). People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China.

[B24]   Jianhong Liu (2016), (editor in Chief) Policing: A systematic Review of Intervention Programs -Campbell Collaborations Criminal Justice Report Series (in Chinese). People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-016462-5

[B23]   Jianhong Liu (2016), (editor in Chief) Drugs: A systematic Review of Intervention Programs -Campbell Collaborations Criminal Justice Report Series (in Chinese). People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-015439-8

[B22]   Jianhong Liu (2016), (editor in Chief) Juvenile Delinquency: A systematic Review of Intervention Programs - Campbell Collaborations Criminal Justice Report Series (in Chinese). People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-015493-0

[B21]   Jianhong Liu (2016), (editor in Chief) Crime Intervention and Prevention: A systematic Review of Intervention Programs - Campbell Collaborations Criminal Justice Report Series (in Chinese).  People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-015477-0

[B20]   Jianhong Liu (2015), (editor in chief) Reviews of Drug Laws in Selected Countries.  People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-014731-4

[B19]   Jianhong Liu (2014), (editor in chief) Global Problems of Drug Abuse.  People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-011849-9

[B18]   Jianhong Liu (2014), (editor in chief) Drug Crimes and Their Punishment in China.  People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-012122-2

[B17]   Jianhong Liu (2014), (editor in chief) Drug Abuse, Prevention and Treatment in China.  People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-012113-0

[B16]   Jianhong Liu (2014), (editor in chief) Analyses of Drug-related Court Cases in China. People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-011810-9

[B15]   Jianhong Liu (2014), (editor in chief)  Chinese Laws on Drug Problems (Volume 1) . People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-013031-6

[B14]   Jianhong Liu (2014), (editor in chief)  Chinese Laws on Drug Problems (Volume 2) . People’s Publishing House(人民出版社). Beijing, China. ISBN: 978-7-01-013031-6

[B13]   Jianhong Liu, Bill Hebenton and Susyan Jou (2013), (editors) Handbook of Asian Criminology. Springer Publishing, New York. ISBN:978-1-4614-5217-1

Selected Recent Book Chapters

[C36]    Jianhong Liu and Setsuo Miyazawa (2017). “Asian Criminology and Crime and Justice in Japan – an Introduction” in Jianhong Liu and Setsuo Miyazawa (editors) Crime and Justice in Contemporary Japan. Springer Publishing (forthcoming)

[C35]    Jianhong Liu (2017). “The development of Asian Criminology: North-East-South Transitions” in Kerry Carrington, Russell Hogg, John Scott and Maximo Sozzo. (Editors) The Palgrave Handbook of Criminology and the Global South, Springer International Publishing (forthcoming)

[C34]    Jianhong Liu and Shan Cui (2017). “Fear of Crime Research in China” in Murray Lee (eds.) Routledge International Handbook of Fear of Crime. Routledge. (forthcoming)

[C33]    Jianhong Liu, Max Travers and Lennon Chang (2017). “Reflecting on Comparison: A View from Asia” in Jianhong Liu, Max Travers and Lennon Chang (editors) Comparative Criminology in Asia. Springer. New York.

[C32]    Jianhong Liu (2017). “The new Asian paradigm: A relational approach” in Jianhong Liu, Max Travers, Lennon Chang (Editors) Comparative criminology in Asia. Springer. New York.

[C31]    Ramasubbu Thilagaraj, Jianhong Liu (2017). “Introduction: Restorative Justice for A Harmonious India” in Ramasubbu Thilagaraj and Jianhong Liu (Edit) “Restorative Justice in India” Springer Publishing

[C30]    Jianhong Liu (2017). “Terrorism – the new challenge to the Chinese criminology” in Jianhong Liu (editor) Master Criminologists on Anti-Terrorism. People’s Publishing House. Beijing, China. (in Chinese)

[C29]    Jinwu Zhang, Jianhong Liu (2017). “Strain, illegitimate opportunity and delinquency: consolidating social structure in China” in Current Problems of the Penal Law and Criminology 7th edition / Aktuelle Probleme des Strafrechts und der Kriminologie edited by Emil Plywaczewski, Wolters Kluwer Publishing

[C28]    Jianhong Liu (2017). “Institutional Analyses and Criminology: Fundamental conceptual and methodological issues” in Current Problems of the Penal Law and Criminology 7th edition / Aktuelle Probleme des Strafrechts und der Kriminologie edited by Emil Plywaczewski, Wolters Kluwer Publishing

[C27]    Gao Huan and Jianhong Liu (2016). “Women’s substance abuse and its impacts on children’s early development and deviant behaviors” in Slawomir Redo, Hulmut Kury, and E. Shea (eds.) “Women and Children as Victims and Offenders: Background – Prevention – Reintegration. Suggestions for Succeeding Generations”, Springer

[C26]    Jianhua Xu, Jianhong Liu (2015). “Crime and Punishment in China” in Wesley G. Jennings (eds.) The Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment, Malden and Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN: 978-1-118-51971-4, December 2015

[C25]    Gao, H, Liu, J. & McGraw S. (2015). Drug control laws and policies in North America (in Chinese). In Jianhong Liu, Huan Gao, Jiayin Lin and Kichegn Huang (eds), Reviews of Drug Laws in Selected Countries. Multivolume Book Series (VI).  Drug Control in China and in the World, Beijing: People’s Publishing House. ISBN: 978-7-01-014731-4

[C24]    Gao, H & Liu, J. (2015). Drug control laws and policies in Europe (in Chinese). In Jianhong Liu, Huan Gao, Jiayin Lin and Kicheng Huang (eds.), Reviews of Drug Laws in Selected Countries. Multivolume Book Series (VI).  Drug Control in China and in the World, Beijing: People’s Publishing House. ISBN: 978-7-01-014731-4

[C23]    Gao, H, Liu, J. & Perez, E. (2015). Drug control laws and policies in Australia and the New Zealand (in Chinese). In Jianhong Liu, Huan Gao, Jiayin Lin and Kicheng Huang (eds.), Reviews of Drug Laws in Selected Countries. Multivolume Book Series (VI).  Drug Control in China and in the World, Beijing: People’s Publishing House. ISBN: 978-7-01-014731-4

[C22]    Gao, H, Liu, J. & Smith, J. (2015). Drug control laws and policies in South America (in Chinese). In Jianhong Liu, Huan Gao, Jiayin Lin and Kicheng Huang (eds.), Reviews of Drug Laws in Selected Countries. Multivolume Book Series (VI).  Drug Control in China and in the World, Beijing: People’s Publishing House. ISBN: 978-7-01-014731-4

[C21]    Ruohui Zhao, Hongwei Zhang, Jianhong Liu (2015). “China’s Juvenile Justice: A System in Transition” In John Winterdyte (eds.) Juvenile justice: international perspectives, models, and trends Pp:137-162. Boca Raton: CRC Press. ISBN: 978-1-46-657968-2

TEACHING AREAS

International and Comparative Criminal Law and Justice
Crime Control and Prevention
Criminology
Research Methods
Social Statistics