PhD Student, 2017 firstname.lastname@example.org Website Twitter Google Scholar
Policing, national security, research methods
Supervisor: Matthew Light
University of Victoria, Sociology, BA (Honours), 2008-2012
Carleton University, Sociology, MA, 2013-2015
University of Toronto, Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, PhD, 2017-Present
Alex Luscombe is a PhD student in the Centre for Criminology & Sociolegal Studies and a Junior Fellow at Massey College.
Fridman, Daniel, and Alex Luscombe. 2017. “Gift-Giving, Disreputable Exchange, and the Management of Donations in a Police Department.” Social Forces 96(2): 507-528.
In the Press
- Analysis on arrest statistics by PhD student Alex Luscombe and CrimSL PhD grad Akwasi Owusu-Bempah is cited in an op-ed calling for mass pardons for cannabis convictions
- PhD student Alex Luscombe and CrimSL PhD grad Akwasi Owusu-Bempah pen opinion piece on why legalization won’t change racial disparities in cannabis arrests
- PhD student Alex Luscombe and CrimSL PhD grad Akwasi Owusu-Bempah provide analysis on arrest statistics for cannabis possession
- PhD Student Alex Luscombe speaks about using Access to Information (ATI) and Freedom of Information (FOI) requests as data sources