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If you would like to explore the possibility of working with the current members of the centre and/ or using the facilities for research, either as a visiting fellow or as a research student, please contact us. Visiting appointments are available for a period of one to twelve months, dependent on central approval. For a list of past visiting fellows, see our 'Members' page. Each year we welcome new full time and part time research students to the centre. The wide ranging interests of the centre members means we can offer supervision on many topics in the general theme of criminal justice history. If you are interested in a research degree in this area, please get in touch. Follow this link for a list of current and past research topics.

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Contact us

Please direct enquiries about the Centre, including its facilities and access to its resources, to Dr Chris A. Williams:

Department of History
Faculty of Arts
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes

Telephone: +44 (0)1908 652477
Fax: +44 (0)1908 653750