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Centre for Advanced Policing Studies

Mr Stephen Moss

Mr Stephen Moss

Telephone: 0151 231 5079


Steve Moss is the Subject Leader for Policing Studies at LJMU. His main teaching areas relate to general police duties and investigation while his writing is centred on assessment. Steve is particularly interested in the relationship between academic assessment and assessment of competence in the workplace. He is the Module Leader for the Professional Skills for Policing and Investigative Skills modules within the FDA and BA(Hons) Policing Studies qualifications.

Steve co-chairs the Higher Education Forum for Learning and Development in Policing and is currently working with a number of stakeholders, including Merseyside Police and The College of Policing, to create QAA Benchmarks Statements for the subject area.

Steve is a Senior Fellow with the Higher Education Academy and a Fellow of the Higher Education Leadership Foundation.


2002, University of Hull, United Kingdom, M.Ed, Training and Evaluation

Academic appointments

External Examiner, Institute of Policing, University of Chester, 2014 - 2017
External Advisor, Policing Studies, Teesside University, 2013 - present

Postgraduate training

Doctoral Studies in Education, United Kingdom, Lancaster University, 2012 - present