Kym Atkinson

School of Justice Studies

Kym joined LJMU as a Lecturer in Criminology in 2018 having previously taught at LJMU as a Graduate Teaching Assistant.
She is completing her PhD also at LJMU which focuses on women students' experiences of sexual violence whilst at university. Kym is also a research assistant for the Centre for the Study of Crime, Criminalisation and Social Exclusion.


2012, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, United Kingdom, MRes Critical Social Science
2011, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, BA (hons) Criminology

Academic appointments

Lecturer in Criminology, Humanities and Social Science, Liverpool John Moores University, 2018 - present


Atkinson K. 2020. "An Amplified Space": A feminist poststructuralist analysis of sexual violence at university Monk H. Public Url