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The Cambridge Migration Research Network

Studying at Cambridge


Professor Loraine Gelsthorpe

Professor Loraine Gelsthorpe

Institute of Criminology, Director of the Institute

Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Director of the Centre for Community, Gender and Social Justice

Director of the Cambridge ESRC Doctoral Training Centre

Office Phone: 01223 335 377


Co-founder of the CAMMIGRES Network

Research Interests

  • Interested in the processes of criminalisation of women trafficked into the UK, and criminal justice system responses
  • Use of the National Referral Mechanism and compliance with European conventions
  • Criminalisation and detention of asylum seekers.